Faculty

Departmental Faculty

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Paulette Kurzer

Director, International Security Studies

Professor, School of Government & Public Policy

  • Comparative politics
  • European integration
  • Welfare state
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Kirssa Ryckman

Assistant Director and Advisor, International Security Studies

Assistant Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

  • International relations
  • Violent and nonviolent conflict
  • Civilians in conflict
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Mikhail Beznosov

Adjunct Instructor, School of Government and Public Policy

Matias Bianchi

Adjunct Lecturer, School of Government and Public Policy

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Alex Braithwaite

Associate Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

  • International relations
  • Refugees and force migration
  • Violent and nonviolent conflict
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Jessica Maves Braithwaite

Assistant Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

  • International relations
  • Violent and nonviolent conflict
  • Human rights and repression
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Michael Burgoyne

Adjunct Instructor, School of Government and Public Policy

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Frank Gonzalez

Assistant Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

  • Political Psychology
  • Race and politics
  • Biology and politics
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Gary Guertner

Adjunct Instructor, School of Government and Public Policy

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Jeff Kucik

Assistant Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

  • International relations
  • Global trade and investment
  • International organizations

Eva-Maria Maggi

Adjunct Instructor, School of Government and Public Policy

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Judith McDaniel

Adjunct Instructor, School of Government and Public Policy

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Barbara Norrander

Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

  • American politics
  • Primary elections
  • Gender gap

Edella Schlager

Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

  • Institutional analysis
  • Multi-level governance
  • Water policy/politics
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Paul Schuler

Assistant Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

Christina Sciabarra

Adjunct Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

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Karen Siderelis

Research Scientist, Natural Resources and the Environment

Adjunct Instructor, School of Government and Public Policy

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John Tidd

Adjunct Instructor, School of Government and Public Policy

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Tolga Turker

Program Director for Eurasia Programs, UA Global

Adjunct Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

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Chris Weber

Assistant Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

  • American politics
  • Political Psychology
  • Methodology
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Chad Westerland

Associate Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

  • American politics
  • Law and courts
  • Methodology
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Pat Willerton

Professor, School of Government and Public Policy

  • Comparative politics
  • Russian Politics
  • Political elites