Frederick Inscho received his Ph.D. from State University of New York at Buffalo in 1976. He joined the Department of Political Science at the University of Dayton in 1976, after having taught in Tennessee while finishing his degree. A graduate of the University of Detroit in 1968, Dr. Inscho served as a Lieutenant in the United States Army from 1968 to 1970. From 1977 to 1983, Dr. Inscho directed the Masters of Public Administration Program in the Department of Political Science, and between 1990 and 1992 he served as Chair of the department. His teaching areas include: Statistics and Research Methodology, Public Policy Analysis, Public Financing and Budgeting, as well as Environmental Politics and Policy, Public Administration and American Government. His published work has appeared in American Behavioral Scientist, Publius: The Journal of Federalism, and in several edited volumes.