About Julie Dolan

Dolan's research and teaching interests focus on U.S. politics, encompassing: bureaucratic politics, women and politics, public policy, research methods, and Congress.
Dolan has been teaching at Macalester since 2001.
EDUCATION: B.A., St. Olaf College; Ph.D., American University


Present Associate Professor, Political Science, Macalester College



Research Interests

Women and Politics and American Political Institutions

Honors and Awards

Rita Mae Kelly Distinguished Research Award from the American Society for Public Administration (2004) and Best Dissertation Award, National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (1997)


  • Women and American Politics
  • Legislative Politics
  • Presidential Campaigns and Elections

Contact Information

Macalester College
Carnegie 203C
1600 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105
(651) 696-6483


Journal Articles (6)

Books (2)

Contributions to Books (2)

Presentations (1)