Randolph Siverson

Randolph Siverson

Position Title
Associate Dean and Academic Senate Liaison, Undergraduate Education and Academic Advising

Associate Dean


The Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education and Academic Advising and Academic Senate Liaison provides leadership as a liaison to various Academic Senate bodies at both the College and the campus levels, and oversees the College’s Undergraduate Education and Advising Office.

Professor Emeritus of Political Science Randolph Siverson joined UC Davis in 1970. With research expertise in international relations theory, international conflict, foreign policy decision-making, comparative political leadership, and political institutions and foreign policy, he is the author or editor of four books and more than 60 articles and essays. He is the past editor of the journal International Interactions and his academic administrative experience includes two terms as Chair of the Department of Political Science. He received his Ph.D. at Stanford University in 1969.