John T. Bullock, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at Towson University where he teaches courses in Urban Politics and Metropolitan Studies. Recently, he served as Executive Director of the Downtown Baltimore Family Alliance.
Strongly committed to the community, he was previously President of the Evergreen Protective Association and is a former member of the Baltimore City Democratic State Central Committee. John Bullock also serves on several boards of directors including the Coppin Heights Community Development Corporation, the Empowerment Academy, and the Maryland Baptist Aged Home. In addition, he was a part of the Maryland Transit Administration’s Redline Station Area Advisory Committee for the West Baltimore MARC station.
As a political analyst, John is a regular contributor for media outlets including local ABC, NBC, and CBS affiliates as well as Maryland Public Television. In addition, he has provided commentary for the Baltimore Sun, Afro American, and Maryland Daily Record newspapers along with being a frequent guest on local public radio stations WEAA and WYPR.
Throughout the years, John has served in a number of professional capacities. As a Baltimore City Mayoral Fellow he worked with the Baltimore Department of Housing and Community Development in the Office of the Commissioner. Prior to his academic career, John worked with the Government of the District of Columbia as Planner in the Department of Transportation and in the Executive Office of the Mayor as a Capital City Fellow.
John Bullock received a Doctorate in Government and Politics from the University of Maryland-College Park in 2009, a Master’s in City and Regional Planning from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2002, and a B.A. magna cum laude in Political Science from Hampton University in 2000. John Bullock is a proud member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. and a Prince Hall Mason. He and his wife Jacquelyn are happy homeowners in the Union Square neighborhood of Southwest Baltimore and are the proud parents of two young sons – Thomas and George.