Commonwealth Journal

A Production of WUMB and the University of Massachusetts Boston

Faculty & Staff

Maurice Cunningham, PhD

  • Host, Commonwealth Journal Chair and Associate Professor of Political Science, College of Liberal Arts
  • Telephone: 617.287.6924
  • Office Location: Wheatley Hall,05,00077

Areas of Expertise

American national politics, Massachusetts politics, American political thought, political thought of Abraham Lincoln


PhD, Boston College
JD, New England School of Law

Additional Information

Professor Cunningham is frequently interviewed by local and national media on Massachusetts and national politics. He is a monthly contributor to and is a cofounder and contributor to the political blog