Scott Erb

Scott Erb
Title Professor of Political Science
Telephone 207.778.7486

Scott Erb is a professor of Political Science, specializing in international relations, foreign policy and the European Union. Scott earned his PhD from the University of Minnesota in 1994 and has been at UMF since 1995. Scott’s research focus is on Germany and the EU, and he has published a book German Foreign Policy: Navigating a New Era (2003). His current research project involves investigating how the European Union can be a model for politics in the era of globalization. Scott is also active in the Honors Program, International Studies, and has participated in a number of travel courses to Italy, Austria and Germany.


  • 1994 PhD University of Minnesota
  • 1984 MA John Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies
  • 1982 BA Augustana College (Sioux Falls)