Dr. A. Hannibal Leach

Dr. A. Hannibal Leach is the Assistant Professor of Political Science at Fisk University.  He received his Doctorate of Philosophy degree in Political Science from the University of Mississippi. He received his Masters in Public Administration from Murray State University and his Bachelor of Science degree from Middle Tennessee State University. 

His primary areas of research focus on Southern Politics as well as the intersection between Public Opinion and International Relations. He is the author of The Social Context of Public Opinion and Foreign Policy, which explores the role social identity plays in shaping mass attitudes toward U.S. foreign policy. The book argues that domestic groups choose to support U.S. foreign policies they believe will benefit people they socially identity with. His other research interests include Political Theory, Public Administration, Government and Business Relations, Race and Ethnic Studies, and Political Representation. His scholarly articles examine the implications of Political Trust, Culture, Public Opinion in U.S. Foreign Policy, and topics in Administrative Behavior.

Dr. A. Hannibal Leach

Dr. A. Hannibal Leach
Assistant Professor of Political Science

PhD – University of Mississippi
MA – University of Mississippi
MPA – Murray State University
BA – Middle Tennessee State University

Department of History & Political Science
Park Johnson Hall, Suite 106
1000 17th Avenue North
Nashville, TN 37208

P: 615-329-8764