College of Arts & Sciences Criminal Justice

Elizabeth Theiss Smith

Elizabeth Smith
Associate Professor
Political Science, College of Arts & Sciences
UD Dakota Hall 233C
Phone: 605-677-5710
Elizabeth Theiss Smith is an Associate Professor of Political Science and the Associate Director of the Farber Center for Civic Leadership at the University of South Dakota.
Teaching Interests:
American Politics, Public Administration and the death penalty
Research Interests:
Public participation in political and civic life
  • Ph D, Political Science, University of Connecticut, 1999
  • MS, Criminal Justice, University of New Haven, 1980
  • BA, Psychology, Southern Connecticut State University, 1975