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, and the Faculty Lead for the Eisenhower Institute’s Women and Leadership program and the Eisenhower Scholars program. 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 experience in civil litigation. Her recent research and consulting work include justice systems evaluations, victims’ rights analysis, and systems analysis of social support programs.

Courses Taught