Roger Hewes Wells

Roger Hewes Wells

Fellow: Awarded 1927

Field of Study: Political Science

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 06-01-1894

Died: 06-16-1994

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1926–27:

Wells, Roger Hewes: Appointed to make investigations in Berlin and in other German cities with a view to preparing a book entitled, “Municipal Government in the German Commonwealth”; tenure, twelve months from June 1, 1927.

Born June 1, 1894, at Quincy, Illinois. Education: Northwestern University, A.B., 1916; Harvard University, M.A., 1921, Ph.D., 1923.

Assistant in Government, 1920–22, Austin Teaching Fellow in Government, 1922–23, Harvard University; Assistant in Government, 1922–23, Radcliffe College; Assistant Professor of Economics and Politics, 1923–27, Associate Professor, 1927—, Bryn Mawr College.

Publications; “State Government in the United States” (by A. H. Holcombe; second edition, revised and enlarged with the collaboration of Roger H. Wells), 1926; articles in American Political Science Review, and in American Year Book, 1925 and 1926.