Public Policy

Anne Douds

Chairperson/Associate Professor

Public Policy Program



Campus Box 0413


Weidensall Hall
Room 102
300 North Washington St.
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1400

Academic Focus

Judicial Policy, Justice Policy, and Law

Anne S. Douds, JD, PhD is Chair and Associate Professor of Public Policy at Gettysburg College. She earned her BA in political science from Duke University, her JD from Emory University School of Law, and her PhD from George Mason University. She is a retired trial attorney with 20 years of litigation experience. She is the faculty mentor for the Public Policy Department's internship program and runs the Department's speaker series. Her recent research and consulting work include program evaluations in justice systems, legal aid organizations, and specialized courts; victims’ rights research; and systems analysis of social support programs.

Courses Taught