Wes Wade is earning a baccalaureate of science degree in Political Science with an emphasis on strategic studies; a baccalaureate of science in economics, a minor in History, and a Certificate in Applied Finance and Economics. He anticipates graduating in June of 2016 magna cum laude.
Wes Wade's interests include game theory, Sino-American relations, and the spread of financial contagion. More specifically, he is interested in the utility of game theoretical devices and mathematically rigorous modeling to predict strategic, financial, and political behavior. In his free time, he enjoys playing and listening to bebop, and reading about Chinese History. He is a recipient of the Southern Oregon University Presidential Scholarship and a Southern Oregon University Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program Scholar. In his free time, he enjoys playing and listening to bebop, and reading about Chinese History.
Following completion of his undergraduate studies, Wes looks forward to continuing the research and scholarship he has begun at Southern Oregon University in a doctoral program with an emphasis on either political economy or Sino-American relations. Following earning his doctoral education, Wes Wade hopes to teach Political Science at an American University, continuing his research, and passing on the opportunities he has been granted to others.
McNair Faculty Mentor: Dr. William Hughes, Associate Professor of Political Science
2014 McNair Summer Research Symposium
PowerPoint Illustrated Presentation: Artificial Intelligence in Political Science