Donald Fuller photo for Office of Provost webpageDonald Fuller received an A.B. degree in Social Psychology from Colgate University and his Ph.D. degree from the University of Pittsburgh in Public Administration, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  He is a Fellow of the Institute for Court Management, Denver, Colorado; he holds a certificate as Interpreter in Russian, from the U.S. Navy Language School.

Fuller taught 19 years at the University of Southern California, School of Public Administration; six years at the American University of Armenia, during which he was a Fulbright Professor for one year; thirteen years at the Anglo American University in Prague, Czech Republic including two years in the Faculty of Social and Economic Science, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia; and was an Assistant Adjunct Professor at Miami university, Oxford, Ohio.  He is a Professor Emeritus at American University of Armenia.  He was awarded the Republic of Armenia Gold Medal and American University of Armenia Medal (for academic excellence).

Fuller has lectured at ten institutions in the People’s Republic of China; served as advisor in Public Administration to the Far Eastern Technological Institute (FETI), Vladivostok, Russia and Government of Kazakhstan at KIMEP, Kazakhstan Institute of Management, Economics and Strategic Research, Almaty; lectured at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, Indiana University Law School, Indianapolis, Indiana and University of Houston, Texas Law School.

Administratively, Fuller directed the Judicial Administration Program at the University of Southern California; was Vice President and Dean of Faculty at American University of Armenia; and Dean of the School of International Relations and Diplomacy, Anglo American University, Prague, Czech Republic.

Fuller is a co-author of two books and one monograph; seven chapters in books; six articles and one book review; 22 conference presentations, several of which were accepted for publication.  His current research interests are in political economy and governance.

Recently, Fuller has been a Senior Professor in Political Science, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, American University of Armenia.   He is a licensed private pilot and marathon runner.