Dr. Cary Fraser

Dr. Cary Fraser joined the Department of Government and Justice in 2015. He earned a Ph.D. in History/ International Relations at the University of Geneva  and a M.S. in International Relations from the University of Trinidad. He completedhis B.A. in History  from the University of Guyana. Prior to joining ASU, Dr. Fraser  served as the President of the University of Belize. He has also appeared on local Public Television programs dealing with race in American life and was a member of a panel hosted by Chicago Public Radio discussing the 50th Anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education decision and its implications for American history. Dr. Fraser has pursued a dual career as both an academic and a public intellectual in North America and the Caribbean.

Areas of Expertise & Interest:

  • US Foreign Policy
  • International Relations in the 20thCentury
  • Imperialism and Decolonization
  • Politics of Race in the Americas and the Atlantic World
  • International Relations of the Middle East


  • Ph.D. History/International Relations - University of Geneva
  • M.Sc. International Relations UWI – St. Augustine
  • B.A. History – Guyana

Courses Taught:

  • Civil Rights and American Politics
  • US Foreign Policy (Graduate level)
  • America in the World
  • Urban Politics (Graduate and Undergraduate)
  • Justice and Diversity
  • Immigration and Citizenship
  • War and American Politics - From the Spanish American War to the present
Title: Associate Professor of Political Science
Department: frasercf@appstate.edu

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-7910

Fax: (828) 262-2947

Office address
350D Anne Belk Hall


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