Instructor: Bob Goettel
No image available Biography: Bob Goettel is a retired Muskie School faculty member and USM administrator who has coordinated a Domestic Policy class at OLLI each spring and fall since 2008. He has led university-based and for-profit policy-research organizations and directed numerous policy and evaluation studies for federal and state governments as well as private foundations.

Classes by this instructor

Despite one-party control, our national political environment seems both frozen and fluid, polarized in ways that make the most modest of issues impossible to address and, some would argue, dangerous. Are there any breakthroughs emerging to fix major challenges with policies concerning health care, economic growth and inequality, the environment, infrastructure, trade, and taxation?


September 11, 2017 to November 6, 2017, Wishcamper Center, Room 211