Name Area of Emphasis
Ilya Ahmadizadeh
Graduate Student
Political Theory
Amit Ahuja
Assistant Professor
Comparative Politics, Ethnic Politics, Security Studies, Politics of South Asia
Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2008
Michael Albert
Graduate Student
International Relations
International Political Economy
Comparative Politics
Geoff Allen
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Lauren Altick
Graduate Student
Global Studies
Ted Anagnoson
Lecturer
Lecturer in American politics
Kevin B Anderson
Professor
Affiliate
(Department of Sociology)
Political and sociological theory
Sarah Anderson
Assistant Professor
Affiliate
(Bren School of Environmental Science and Management)
Environmental politics
Lisa Argyle
Graduate Student
American Politics
Political Psychology
Marcus Arrajj
Graduate Student
International Politics
American Politics
Edwina Barvosa
Associate Professor
Affiliate
(Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies & Department of Feminist Studies)
Political theory, feminist thought, identity
Tristin Beckman
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Natasha Bennett
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Human Rights
William Bensley
Graduate Student
Political Theory
Bruce Bimber
Professor
Political Communication and Behavior, Digital Media
Ph.D. Massaschusetts Institute of Technology, 1992
Gayle Binion
Professor Emeritus
American Politics, Public Law, Law & Society, Feminist Jurisprudence
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1977
Marguerite Bouraad-Nash
Senior Lecturer
Lecturer in Middle East politics
Francisco Brandao, Jr.
Graduate Student
American Politics
Kathleen Bruhn
Professor
Comparative Politics, Identity, Latin American Studies
Ph.D., Stanford University, 1993
Amanda Brush
Graduate Student
International Relations, Feminist Studies
Alison Brysk
Mellichamp Professor
Affiliate
(Global and International Studies Program)
Human rights, international relations, civil society, Latin American politics
Mark Buntaine
Assistant Professor
(Bren School of Environmental Policy and Management)
International Relations and Environmental Policy
Chia-Chien Chang
Graduate Student
International Relations
Jaedong Choi
Graduate Student
American Politics
April Clark
Lecturer
American Politics
Comparative Politics
Michael Clark
Lecturer
Comparative Politics
American Politics
Raymond Clémençon
Senior Lecturer
Sustainable development, political economy, international environmental institutions and agreements
Bridget L. Coggins
Assistant Professor
International Relations
Benjamin J Cohen
Professor
International Relations, International Political Economy
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1963
Louis Lancaster Professor of International Political Economy
Carol Conley
Graduate Program Coordinator
Coordination of the Graduate Program
Graduate Student Recruitment and Admissions
Graduate Student Advising
TA Administration: payroll, fee remissions
Student Awards
Graduate Student Stipends, Grants & Other Funding
Skylar Covich
Graduate Student
American Politics
Politics and Religion
Susan D'Arbanville
Academic Assistant
Main Political Science Office
General Questions
Disabled Students Program Coordination
Textbook Ordering
Room Reservations, Supplies, Keys
Roger Davidson
Professor Emeritus
American Politics
Joshua Dean
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Helen Deshler
Financial Assistant
Accounting
Expense Reimbursement
Anthony Dias
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Everardo Diaz-Gomez
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
American Politics
P. E. Digeser
Professor
Political Philosophy
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1988
Senait Dunham
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Lanny Ebenstein
Lecturer
Political theory
Scott Englund
Lecturer
International Relations
American Politics
Michael Eschenburg
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Rhoanne Esteban
Graduate Student
American Politics
John Fay
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
American Politics
Nicole Filler
Graduate Student
American Politics
Intersectionality Politics
Laurie A. Freeman
Associate Professor
Comparative Politics, Political Communication, Japanese Politics, Media and Politics
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1996
Haruhiro Fukui
Professor Emeritus
Comparative Politics
E.G. Garay
Graduate Student
American Politics
Garrett Glasgow
Associate Professor
Public Opinion and Voting Behavior, Political Parties, Quantitative Methodology
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, 1999
Michael R. Gordon
Professor Emeritus
International Relations
Julian Gottlieb
Graduate Student
American Politics
Political Communication
Julian Gottlieb
Teaching Associate
Graduate Student
American Politics
Political Communication
Heather Gruber
Graduate Student
American Politics
Environmental Policy
Jeanette Yih Harvie
Graduate Student
American Politics
Comparative Public Policy
Chih-Yung Ho
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
American Politics
Heather Hodges
Graduate Student
Environmental Politics and Policy
American Politics
Thomas Hughes
Lecturer
Lecturer in Political Theory
M. Kent Jennings
Professor
American Politics, Political Behavior, Methodology
Ph.D., University of North Carolina, 1961
Andrew Johnson
Graduate Student
Political Theory, American Politics, and Political Economy
Cynthia S. Kaplan
Professor
Comparative Politics: Russian, Tatar, Baltic and Kazakh politics; ethnicity, political behavior and public opinion, social mobilization, framing, democratization, surveys, and qualitative methods
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1981
Joon Gu Koh
Graduate Student
International Political Economy
Comparative Politics
Colin Kuehl
Graduate Student
International Relations
Comparative Politics
Spencer Lash
Graduate Student
American Politics
Pei-te Lien
Professor
American Politics, Identity, Asian American Politics, U.S. Racial and Ethnic Politics, Public Opinion and Political Behavior
Ph.D., University of Florida, 1995
Affiliated with Asian American Studies and Feminist Studies
Alan P. L. Liu
Professor Emeritus
Comparative Politics
Tzu-ping Liu
Graduate Student
American Politics
Comparative Politics
Yanjun Liu
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Fernando Lopez-Alves
Professor
Affiliate
(Sociology)
Comparative Historical Sociology, Comparative Politics, Globalization, Latin American Politics
Brian Lovato
Lecturer
Political Theory
Comparative Politics
Ritong Lu
Graduate Student
International Relations
Lorraine M. McDonnell
Professor
American Politics, Politics of Public Policy, Bureaucracy
Ph.D., Stanford University, 1975
Cecilia Farfan Mendez
Graduate Student
International Relations
Peter Merkl
Professor Emeritus
Comparative Politics
Caleb Miller
Graduate Student
Political Theory
American Politics
Hyunsook Moon-Chen
Graduate Student
International Relations
Comparative Politics
John E. Moore
Professor Emeritus
American Politics
Neil Narang
Assistant Professor
International Relations, International Security and Conflict Management, Political Violence, International Institutions
Ph.D., University of California, San Diego, 2011
A. E. Keir Nash
Professor Emeritus
International Relations
Noelle Nasif
Graduate Student
American Politics
Comparative Politics
Robert Noel
Professor Emeritus
International Relations
Andrew Norris
Associate Professor
Political Philosophy
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1995
Pavel Oleinikov
Lecturer
International Relations
Sarah Oliver
Graduate Student
American Politics
Political Psychology
Sarah Oliver
Teaching Associate
Graduate Student
American Politics
Political Psychology
Jon Otwell
Computer Specialist
Matthew Potoski
Professor
Affiliate
(Bren School of Environmental Science and Management)
Environmental Politics; Corporate Environmental Management
S. Jovian Radheshwar
Graduate Student
Political Theory
International Relations
David Reed
Graduate Student
Political Theory
International Relations
Yanira Rivas Pineda
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Cedric Robinson
Professor Emeritus
Affiliate
(Department of Black Studies) Political Theory - modern political thought, radical social theory in the African Diaspora, comparative politics, and media and politics
Andrea Roemmele
Visiting Professor
European Politics, Communication
Justin Rohrer
Graduate Student
International Relations
Margarita Safronova
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Gregg Santori
Lecturer
Lecturer in Political Theory and Urban Politics
Thomas Schrock
Professor Emeritus
Political Theory
Eric R. A. N. Smith
Professor
Chair
American Politics, Environmental Politics, Public Opinion and Voting Behavior, Congress, Political Parties
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1982
Affilated with the Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, and the Environmental Studies Program
Aaron Sparks
Graduate Student
American Politics
Environmental Politics
Emily Sparks
Chair's Analyst & Assistant
Faculty Recruitment Coordination
Department Web Site
Academic Editing
Department Newsletter
Event Planning
Faculty Assistance
Galen Stocking
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
American Politics
Galen Stocking
Teaching Associate
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
American Politics
Michael Stohl
Professor
Affiliate
(Department of Communication)
Globalization, International Organizations, Political Communication with Special Reference to Terrorism and Human Rights
Heather Stoll
Associate Professor
Comparative Politics, Political Parties and Elections, Political Institutions, Quantitative Methods
Ph.D., Stanford University, 2005
Brent Strathman
Lecturer
Carlos Suarez
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Political Theory
Katie Swain
Lecturer
American Politics
Politics of Democratic Inclusion
Sharon Terry
Business Officer
Business Manager
Staff Supervision
Finance and Budgets
Academic Personnel Administration
Robbie Totten
Visiting Professor
International Relations
Zeynep Tuna
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
M. Stephen Weatherford
Professor
American Politics, Political Economy, Politics of Public Policy, Representation, Public Opinion and Elections
Ph.D., Stanford University, 1976
Chris Welton
Graduate Student
American Politics
Political Communication
Stephen Wiener
Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Coordination of the Undergraduate Program
Undergraduate Advisor
Supervision of Peer Advisors
TA Training and Assignment
Course Scheduling
Instructor, PS 12
Steve Wiener
Lecturer
Undergraduate Program Coordinator
American Politics
John T. Woolley
Professor
American Politics, Politics of Public Policy, Political Economy
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1980
Peter Wright
Graduate Student
American Politics
Education
Tian Wu
Graduate Student
International Relations
Comparative Politics
Jasmine Yarish
Graduate Student
Political Theory
International Relations
Oran Young
Professor Emeritus
Affiliate
International Relations
Amanda Zeddy
Graduate Student
Political Theory
American Politics
Amanda Zeddy
Teaching Associate
Graduate Student
Political Theory
American Politics
Name Area of Emphasis
Amit Ahuja
Assistant Professor
Comparative Politics, Ethnic Politics, Security Studies, Politics of South Asia
Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2008
Bruce Bimber
Professor
Political Communication and Behavior, Digital Media
Ph.D. Massaschusetts Institute of Technology, 1992
Marguerite Bouraad-Nash
Senior Lecturer
Lecturer in Middle East politics
Kathleen Bruhn
Professor
Comparative Politics, Identity, Latin American Studies
Ph.D., Stanford University, 1993
Bridget L. Coggins
Assistant Professor
International Relations
Benjamin J Cohen
Professor
International Relations, International Political Economy
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1963
Louis Lancaster Professor of International Political Economy
P. E. Digeser
Professor
Political Philosophy
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1988
Laurie A. Freeman
Associate Professor
Comparative Politics, Political Communication, Japanese Politics, Media and Politics
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1996
Garrett Glasgow
Associate Professor
Public Opinion and Voting Behavior, Political Parties, Quantitative Methodology
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, 1999
M. Kent Jennings
Professor
American Politics, Political Behavior, Methodology
Ph.D., University of North Carolina, 1961
Cynthia S. Kaplan
Professor
Comparative Politics: Russian, Tatar, Baltic and Kazakh politics; ethnicity, political behavior and public opinion, social mobilization, framing, democratization, surveys, and qualitative methods
Ph.D., Columbia University, 1981
Pei-te Lien
Professor
American Politics, Identity, Asian American Politics, U.S. Racial and Ethnic Politics, Public Opinion and Political Behavior
Ph.D., University of Florida, 1995
Affiliated with Asian American Studies and Feminist Studies
Lorraine M. McDonnell
Professor
American Politics, Politics of Public Policy, Bureaucracy
Ph.D., Stanford University, 1975
Neil Narang
Assistant Professor
International Relations, International Security and Conflict Management, Political Violence, International Institutions
Ph.D., University of California, San Diego, 2011
Andrew Norris
Associate Professor
Political Philosophy
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1995
Eric R. A. N. Smith
Professor
Chair
American Politics, Environmental Politics, Public Opinion and Voting Behavior, Congress, Political Parties
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1982
Affilated with the Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, and the Environmental Studies Program
Heather Stoll
Associate Professor
Comparative Politics, Political Parties and Elections, Political Institutions, Quantitative Methods
Ph.D., Stanford University, 2005
M. Stephen Weatherford
Professor
American Politics, Political Economy, Politics of Public Policy, Representation, Public Opinion and Elections
Ph.D., Stanford University, 1976
Steve Wiener
Lecturer
Undergraduate Program Coordinator
American Politics
John T. Woolley
Professor
American Politics, Politics of Public Policy, Political Economy
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1980
Name Area of Emphasis
Carol Conley
Graduate Program Coordinator
Coordination of the Graduate Program
Graduate Student Recruitment and Admissions
Graduate Student Advising
TA Administration: payroll, fee remissions
Student Awards
Graduate Student Stipends, Grants & Other Funding
Susan D'Arbanville
Academic Assistant
Main Political Science Office
General Questions
Disabled Students Program Coordination
Textbook Ordering
Room Reservations, Supplies, Keys
Helen Deshler
Financial Assistant
Accounting
Expense Reimbursement
Jon Otwell
Computer Specialist
Emily Sparks
Chair's Analyst & Assistant
Faculty Recruitment Coordination
Department Web Site
Academic Editing
Department Newsletter
Event Planning
Faculty Assistance
Sharon Terry
Business Officer
Business Manager
Staff Supervision
Finance and Budgets
Academic Personnel Administration
Stephen Wiener
Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Coordination of the Undergraduate Program
Undergraduate Advisor
Supervision of Peer Advisors
TA Training and Assignment
Course Scheduling
Instructor, PS 12
Name Area of Emphasis
Ilya Ahmadizadeh
Graduate Student
Political Theory
Michael Albert
Graduate Student
International Relations
International Political Economy
Comparative Politics
Geoff Allen
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Lauren Altick
Graduate Student
Global Studies
Lisa Argyle
Graduate Student
American Politics
Political Psychology
Marcus Arrajj
Graduate Student
International Politics
American Politics
Tristin Beckman
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Natasha Bennett
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Human Rights
William Bensley
Graduate Student
Political Theory
Francisco Brandao, Jr.
Graduate Student
American Politics
Amanda Brush
Graduate Student
International Relations, Feminist Studies
Chia-Chien Chang
Graduate Student
International Relations
Jaedong Choi
Graduate Student
American Politics
Skylar Covich
Graduate Student
American Politics
Politics and Religion
Joshua Dean
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Anthony Dias
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Everardo Diaz-Gomez
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
American Politics
Senait Dunham
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Michael Eschenburg
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Rhoanne Esteban
Graduate Student
American Politics
John Fay
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
American Politics
Nicole Filler
Graduate Student
American Politics
Intersectionality Politics
E.G. Garay
Graduate Student
American Politics
Julian Gottlieb
Graduate Student
American Politics
Political Communication
Heather Gruber
Graduate Student
American Politics
Environmental Policy
Jeanette Yih Harvie
Graduate Student
American Politics
Comparative Public Policy
Chih-Yung Ho
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
American Politics
Heather Hodges
Graduate Student
Environmental Politics and Policy
American Politics
Andrew Johnson
Graduate Student
Political Theory, American Politics, and Political Economy
Joon Gu Koh
Graduate Student
International Political Economy
Comparative Politics
Colin Kuehl
Graduate Student
International Relations
Comparative Politics
Spencer Lash
Graduate Student
American Politics
Tzu-ping Liu
Graduate Student
American Politics
Comparative Politics
Yanjun Liu
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Ritong Lu
Graduate Student
International Relations
Cecilia Farfan Mendez
Graduate Student
International Relations
Caleb Miller
Graduate Student
Political Theory
American Politics
Hyunsook Moon-Chen
Graduate Student
International Relations
Comparative Politics
Noelle Nasif
Graduate Student
American Politics
Comparative Politics
Sarah Oliver
Graduate Student
American Politics
Political Psychology
S. Jovian Radheshwar
Graduate Student
Political Theory
International Relations
David Reed
Graduate Student
Political Theory
International Relations
Yanira Rivas Pineda
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Justin Rohrer
Graduate Student
International Relations
Margarita Safronova
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Aaron Sparks
Graduate Student
American Politics
Environmental Politics
Galen Stocking
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
American Politics
Carlos Suarez
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Political Theory
Zeynep Tuna
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
Chris Welton
Graduate Student
American Politics
Political Communication
Peter Wright
Graduate Student
American Politics
Education
Tian Wu
Graduate Student
International Relations
Comparative Politics
Jasmine Yarish
Graduate Student
Political Theory
International Relations
Amanda Zeddy
Graduate Student
Political Theory
American Politics
Name Area of Emphasis
Kevin B Anderson
Professor
Affiliate
(Department of Sociology)
Political and sociological theory
Sarah Anderson
Assistant Professor
Affiliate
(Bren School of Environmental Science and Management)
Environmental politics
Edwina Barvosa
Associate Professor
Affiliate
(Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies & Department of Feminist Studies)
Political theory, feminist thought, identity
Alison Brysk
Mellichamp Professor
Affiliate
(Global and International Studies Program)
Human rights, international relations, civil society, Latin American politics
Mark Buntaine
Assistant Professor
(Bren School of Environmental Policy and Management)
International Relations and Environmental Policy
Fernando Lopez-Alves
Professor
Affiliate
(Sociology)
Comparative Historical Sociology, Comparative Politics, Globalization, Latin American Politics
Matthew Potoski
Professor
Affiliate
(Bren School of Environmental Science and Management)
Environmental Politics; Corporate Environmental Management
Cedric Robinson
Professor Emeritus
Affiliate
(Department of Black Studies) Political Theory - modern political thought, radical social theory in the African Diaspora, comparative politics, and media and politics
Michael Stohl
Professor
Affiliate
(Department of Communication)
Globalization, International Organizations, Political Communication with Special Reference to Terrorism and Human Rights
Oran Young
Professor Emeritus
Affiliate
International Relations
Name Area of Emphasis
Gayle Binion
Professor Emeritus
American Politics, Public Law, Law & Society, Feminist Jurisprudence
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1977
Roger Davidson
Professor Emeritus
American Politics
Haruhiro Fukui
Professor Emeritus
Comparative Politics
Michael R. Gordon
Professor Emeritus
International Relations
Alan P. L. Liu
Professor Emeritus
Comparative Politics
Peter Merkl
Professor Emeritus
Comparative Politics
John E. Moore
Professor Emeritus
American Politics
A. E. Keir Nash
Professor Emeritus
International Relations
Robert Noel
Professor Emeritus
International Relations
Thomas Schrock
Professor Emeritus
Political Theory
Name Area of Emphasis
Ted Anagnoson
Lecturer
Lecturer in American politics
April Clark
Lecturer
American Politics
Comparative Politics
Michael Clark
Lecturer
Comparative Politics
American Politics
Raymond Clémençon
Senior Lecturer
Sustainable development, political economy, international environmental institutions and agreements
Lanny Ebenstein
Lecturer
Political theory
Scott Englund
Lecturer
International Relations
American Politics
Julian Gottlieb
Teaching Associate
Graduate Student
American Politics
Political Communication
Thomas Hughes
Lecturer
Lecturer in Political Theory
Brian Lovato
Lecturer
Political Theory
Comparative Politics
Pavel Oleinikov
Lecturer
International Relations
Sarah Oliver
Teaching Associate
Graduate Student
American Politics
Political Psychology
Andrea Roemmele
Visiting Professor
European Politics, Communication
Gregg Santori
Lecturer
Lecturer in Political Theory and Urban Politics
Galen Stocking
Teaching Associate
Graduate Student
Comparative Politics
American Politics
Brent Strathman
Lecturer
Katie Swain
Lecturer
American Politics
Politics of Democratic Inclusion
Robbie Totten
Visiting Professor
International Relations
Amanda Zeddy
Teaching Associate
Graduate Student
Political Theory
American Politics