Wesley Leckrone Widener University, USA
is associate professor of political science and international relations at Widener University. His research on state and local governance, federalism and Intergovernmental relations has been published in Publius, Journal of Urban Affairs, State Politics & Policy Quarterly, State and Local Government Review, Regionalisme & Federalisme
, PS: Political Science and Politics
, as well as in a number of encyclopedia entries and chapters in edited volumes. In addition to his research, he has extensive applied experience, having served as program director at the Center for the Study of Federalism (CSF) at Temple University. Since 2014 and 2015, respectively, he has served as on the Board of Directors of CSF Associates: Publius
and as the Editor of Commonwealth: A Journal of Pennsylvania Politics and Policy
. He received his Ph.D. in political science from Temple University in 2006.