|Name:||Dr. Martin Shaffer|
|Title:||Dean, School of Liberal Arts
Associate Professor of Political Science
|Office Location:||Fontaine 200|
|Extension:||(845) 575-3000 ext. 2295|
Dr. Shaffer joined the Marist College faculty as an Assistant Professor of Political Science in 1994, and he served as Chair of the Political Science Department from 2001 to 2007, overseeing a period of significant growth in that major. He was appointed Interim Dean of the School of Liberal Arts on August 1, 2007, and he began his duties as Dean on September 1, 2008. A native of New York State, Dr. Shaffer earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from LeMoyne College, and his M.A. and Ph.D. in Political Science from the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy at SUNY Albany.