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  • Associate Professor
Comparative Politics, Ethnicity and Identity, Social Movements, Security, South Asia
 
Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2008
 
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  • Lecturer

Comparative Politics
International Relations

  • Professor
  • Affiliate

(Department of Sociology) Political and sociological theory

  • Associate Professor
  • Affiliate

(Bren School of Environmental Science and Management) Environmental politics

  • Associate Professor
  • Affiliate

(Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies & Department of Feminist Studies)
Political theory, feminist thought, identity

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  • Alumnus

International Relations
Comparative Politics
Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences (interdepartmental emphasis)

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  • Alumnus

Comparative Politics
Human Rights
Global Studies

  • Alumnus

Political Theory

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  • Professor

Political Communication and Behavior, Collective Action, Digital Media

Ph.D. Massaschusetts Institute of Technology, 1992  

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  • Professor Emerita

American Politics, Public Law, Law & Society, Feminist Jurisprudence 

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1977

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  • Senior Lecturer Emerita

Lecturer in Middle East politics

  • Alumnus

Comparative Politics, Political Communication

 

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  • Professor
  • Chair

Comparative Politics, Identity, Latin American Studies

Ph.D., Stanford University, 1993

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  • Graduate Student

American Politics
Public Policy
Gender and Sexual Politics
Feminist Studies

 

  • Mellichamp Professor
  • Affiliate

(Global and International Studies Program) Human rights, international relations, civil society, Latin American politics

  • Assistant Professor

(Bren School of Environmental Policy and Management)
International Relations and Environmental Policy

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  • Graduate Student

American Politics

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  • Alumnus

International Relations
International Political Economy
International Security
War Finance
Foreign Aid
Financial Regionalism and Statecraft

  • Alumnus

American Politics

  • Associate Professor

International Relations, Security, Civil War

Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 2006

  • Distinguished Professor

International Relations, International Political Economy

Ph.D., Columbia University, 1963

Louis G. Lancaster Professor of International Political Economy

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  • Graduate Program Coordinator

Graduate Program Coordination

Graduate Student Recruitment and Admissions
Graduate Student Advising
TA Administration: payroll, fee remissions
Student Awards
Graduate Student Stipends, Grants & Other Funding

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  • Lecturer
  • Alumnus

American Politics
Politics and Religion

PH.D., University of California, Santa Barbara, 2017

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  • Academic Assistant

Main Political Science Office

General Questions
Disabled Students Program Coordination
Textbook Ordering

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  • Professor Emeritus

American Politics

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  • Alumnus

Comparative Politics

  • Professor
  • Associate Dean Graduate Division

Political Philosophy

Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1988

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  • Graduate Student
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  • Graduate Student

Comparative Politics
International Relations

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  • Alumnus
  • Lecturer

International Relations
Terrorism
Counter Terrorism

  • Graduate Student

American Politics

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  • Graduate Student

Environmental Politics
American Politics
Environmental Justice

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  • Graduate Student

American Politics
Politics of Identity

 

  • Associate Professor

Comparative Politics, Political Communication, Japanese Politics, Media and Politics

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1996

  • Professor Emeritus

Comparative Politics

  • Graduate Student

American Politics

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  • Graduate Student

American Politics
Political Communication

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  • Anton Vonk Professor of Environmental Politics

American Politics, Environmental Politics, Political Organizations, Civic and Political Engagement, Politics of Social Policy, Political Behavior

Ph.D., Stanford University, 2005

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  • Graduate Student

American Politics
Environmental Politics

  • Graduate Student

Comparative Politics
American Politics

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  • Alumna

American Politics
Political Communication
Public Policy
Environmental Politics

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  • Graduate Student

Enviornmental Politics

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  • Graduate Student
  • Teaching Associate

Comparative Politics
Political Communication

 

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  • Distinguished Professor

American Politics, Political Behavior, Methodology

Ph.D., University of North Carolina, 1961

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  • Graduate Student

International Relations
Comparative Politics

  • Graduate Student

Political Theory, American Politics, and International Relations

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  • Professor
  • Vice Chair

Comparative Politics; Identity Politics, Qualitative Methods and Research Design, Surveys,
Subfields: Political Behavior and Public Opinion; Social Mobilization, Democratization
Fieldwork: Russia, Tatarstan, Estonia, Kazakhstan

Ph.D., Columbia University, 1981

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  • Graduate Student

Comparative Politics
American Politics

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  • Undergraduate Program Coordinator
  • Lecturer

Undergraduate Program Coordination

Supervisor, Academic Advising
Adjunct Mentoring Program
TA Training
Scheduling
Internship Program Coordination
Dispute Resolution

Adjunct Faculty - American Politics
Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara, 2005

 
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  • Graduate Student

Political Communication
American Politics

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  • Graduate Student (Bren)
  • Teaching Associate
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  • 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, Black Studies, and Feminist Studies

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  • Professor Emeritus

Comparative Politics

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  • Professor
  • Affiliate

(Sociology) Comparative Historical Sociology, Comparative Politics, Globalization, Latin American Politics

  • Graduate Student

International Relations

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  • Graduate Student

Comparative Politics
Political Communication
International Relations

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  • Assistant Professor

Political Methodology
Energy and Environmental Politics
Comparative Political Economy

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 2015

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  • Professor Emerita

American Politics, Politics of Public Policy, Bureaucracy

Ph.D., Stanford University, 1975

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  • Professor Emeritus

Comparative Politics

  • Post-Doctoral Fellow
  • Lecturer

American Politics
Ph.D., Cornell University, 2018

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  • Assistant Professor

Comparative Politics, Environmental Politics, Public Opinion, Methodology

Ph.D., Yale University, 2015

  • Graduate Student

American Politics

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  • Visiting Lecturer

Political Theory
American Politics

Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara, 2018

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  • Professor
  • Affiliate

(Department of Religious Studies)
Islamic Studies, Law and Religion

  • Graduate Student
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  • Assistant Professor

International Organizations
Global Governance
International Political Economy
International Security Cooperation

Ph.D., Princeton University, 2017

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  • Assistant Professor

International Relations, International Security and Conflict Management, Political Violence, International Institutions

Ph.D., University of California, San Diego, 2012

  • Professor Emeritus

Constitutional Law, Environmental Policy, Politics of Higher Education, Politics and Culture

  • Financial Assistant

Accounting
Expense Reimbursement

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  • Professor Emeritus

International Relations

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  • Visiting Lecturer

International Relations
Peacekeeping, ethnic conflict, civil wars, sub-Saharan Africa

Ph.D., Yale University, 2018

  • Professor

Political Philosophy

Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1995

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  • Chair's Academic Analyst/Assistant

Faculty Recruitment Coordination
Department Website
Academic Editing
Department Newsletter
Event Planning
Faculty Assistance

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  • Graduate Student

Comparative Politics
Political Theory

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  • Graduate Student

International Relations

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  • Professor
  • Affiliate

(Bren School of Environmental Science and Management) Environmental Politics; Corporate Environmental Management

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  • Teaching Associate

Identity Politics
Latino Politics
Urban Politics
American Politics
Comparative Politics

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  • Graduate Student

Comparative Politics
International Relations

  • 2834 Ellison Hall
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  • Graduate Student

International Relations
Environmental Politics

  • Graduate Student

Environmental Politics
Comparative Politics

  • Professor Emeritus

Political Theory

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  • Graduate Student

Comparative Politics
International Relations

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  • Graduate Student

Comparative Politics

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  • Graduate Student

International Relations
Comparative Politics

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  • Professor
  • Graduate Adviser

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

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  • Graduate Student

International Relations
Political Theory

  • Professor
  • Affiliate

(Department of Communication) Globalization, International Organizations, Political Communication with Special Reference to Terrorism and Human Rights

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  • Assistant Professor

American Politics, Energy and Environmental Politics, Public Policy, Methodology

Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2015

  • Associate Professor

Comparative Politics, Political Parties and Elections, Political Institutions, Quantitative Methods 

Ph.D., Stanford University, 2005

  • Graduate Student
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  • Lecturer

International Relations

Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 2006

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  • Graduate Student

Comparative Politics
International Relations
Migration

  • 2834 Ellison Hall
  • Business Officer

Business Manager

Staff Supervision
Finance and Budgets
Academic Personnel Administration

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  • Graduate Student

Comparative Politics
Political Theory

  • 2834 Ellison Hall
  • Student Computer Assistant
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  • Graduate Student
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  • Graduate Student

International Relations
International Political Economy

  • Professor Emeritus

American Politics, Political Economy, Politics of Public Policy, Representation, Public Opinion and Elections 

Ph.D., Stanford University, 1976

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  • Lecturer

American Politics

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  • Professor

American Politics, Politics of Public Policy, Political Economy

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1980

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  • Alumnus

American Politics
Education

  • Graduate Student
  • Teaching Associate

Political Theory
International Relations

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  • Graduate Student

Comparative Politics
American Politics
Methodology

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  • Professor Emeritus
  • Affiliate

International Relations

  • Graduate Student

Environmental Politics

  • Graduate Student

International Relations