Political Science

Derick Hulme


Professor & Nationally Competitive Scholarship Advisor


Political Science

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, 1988
  • B.A. St. Lawrence University, 1983



My career at Alma began in


I'm an expert in

politics and sport, Model UN

My expertise:

Dr. Hulme is an innovative leader in experiential learning, directing Alma’s nationally recognized Model UN team and offering undergraduate students on-site research opportunities at the Kennedy presidential library. His research focuses on politics and sports (Moscow, Afghanistan, and the 1980 US Olympic Boycott) and international terrorism (Palestinian Terrorism and US Foreign Policy).