Fred Bergerson

Professor of Political Science
Department of Political Science

562.907.4200 ext. 4853
fbergerson@whittier.edu

 

 

 

 

 

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. This summer he 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.