Fred Bergerson

Professor of Political Science
Department of Political Science

562.907.4200 ext. 4853






Academic History

B.A., Johns Hopkins University
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

Academic Interests

Military, Terrorism

Professor Fred Bergerson, political science professor, is a specialist in public policy and administration, the presidency and Congress, and civil-military relations. He has previously traveled to Israel and the West Bank as a recipient of an Academic Fellowship on Terrorism sponsored by the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies. He has also served as a Fellow in the U.S. Congress, the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency and the U.S. State Department. In addition, he is a veteran of the 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile) in which he served as an intelligence officer in the Republic of Vietnam.