Faculty and Staff
Linda Reneé Baker, who held key managerial positions under three Illinois governors, joined the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute on March 18, 2003 after stepping down as the secretary of Illinois´ largest state agency, the Department of Human Services, a post ...read full profile >>
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Cary Day is the Marketing and Communications Coordinator for the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at SIU Carbondale. Prior to being hired as the M&C Coordinator for the Institute, she held positions as a student and graduate student at the Institute while working on ...read full profile >>
Office: PSPPI/Forestry Bldg.
Visiting professor John S. Jackson has had a four decade career as a teacher, researcher and administrator at SIUC. Jackson became Southern Illinois University Carbondale's 17th chancellor on June 5, 1999. A political scientist by training, he enjoyed a myriad of ...read full profile >>
John T. Shaw was born and raised in Peoria, Illinois, the second oldest of six children. He received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois and his master's in History from the University of New South Wales in Sydney, ...read full profile >>