In memoriam, Dr. Ken Godwin (1944-2018)

In memoriam, Dr. Ken Godwin (1944-2018) - The Public Policy program is sad to announce that Dr. Ken Godwin passed away on Sunday, April 15. Dr. Godwin, the Marshall A. Rausch Distinguished Professor of Political Science from 2001-2013, was an active faculty member in the Public Policy program. He was an exceptional mentor of graduate students, particularly in the areas of education policy and environmental policy. His intellectual legacy is evident in the work of all those he trained. He received his Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1972 and over his career he published 12 books as well as over 70 journal articles and book chapters. He was highly respected both professionally and personally in the program. His funeral will be held Thursday, April 19, at 2:00 p.m. at Park Road Baptist Church in Charlotte. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Crisis Assistance Ministry at