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First NameLast NameUniversityPhDCountry FocusKeywordsAvailability
Brooke Ackerly Vanderbilt University PhD Global, Bangladesh Bangladesh, climate change, climate justice, labor rights, garment workers, worker safety, worker rights Media Contact
Maha Rafi Atal University of Cambridge PhD Candidate India, Kenya, South Africa development, business, globalization, political economy, mining, oil and gas, agribusiness, corporations, history, colonialism, empire, industrial revolution, economic history Media Contact
Jennifer Bansard University of Potsdam PhD Candidate Environmental governance, climate change, marine and coastal biodiversity, international relations Media Contact
Katherine Barbieri University of South Carolina PhD International Trade, Trade Statistics, Trade & Conflict, Interdependence, War, International Political Economy, Development, Economic Incentives, Counterinsurgency, Behavioral Economics, Trade between enemies, Economic Activities in War Zones, Illegal Trade Media Contact
Naazneen Barma Naval Postgraduate School PhD Afghanistan, Cambodia, East Timor, Laos, Mongolia political economy of development, peacebuilding, statebuilding, political order, institutional reform, governance, aid, post-conflict, natural resource governance, international political economy Media Contact
Kelly Bauer Nebraska Wesleyan University PhD Chile Latin American, indigenous politics, development, land politics Media Contact
Sarah Bauerle Danzmon Indiana University, Bloomington PhD Multinational Enterprise, International Trade and Investment Treaties, Investment Promotion, Financial Crises Media Contact
Ruth Ben-Artzi Providence College PhD Global, Israel international political economy, international organizations, aid, development, OECD, Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Media Contact
Marie Berry Josef Korbel School, University of Denver PhD Rwanda, Bosnia-Herzegovina war, political violence, gender, women, politics, genocide, Rwanda, Bosnia Media Contact
Christine Bird University of Texas at Austin PhD Candidate Public Law, American Politics, Civil Rights Law, Constitutional Law, American Political Development, Nonprofit Organizations, Equal Protection, Judicial Politics, Law and Courts No Media Contact
Carew Boulding University of Colorado, Boulder PhD Bolivia Voting and Protest, Poverty, Political Participation, Quality of Democracy, Political Attitudes, NGOs, Civil Society No Media Contact
Jennifer Brass Indiana University PhD Djibouti, Kenya NGOs, non-governmental organizations, international development, Africa, governance, service provision, pubic goods, renewable energy, distributed generation, solar, mini-grid, electricity, electrification policy, policy implementation Media Contact
Eve Bratman American University PhD Brazil Belo Monte dam, hydroelectric energy, conservation, Amazon, sustainable development, honeybees, urban sustainability Media Contact
Sarah Brooks Ohio State University PhD Brazil, South Africa comparative political economy, international political economy, Latin American politics, South African politics Media Contact
Jennifer Bussell University of California, Berkeley PhD India Corruption, ICTs, representation, development Media Contact
Susanna Campbell Graduate Institute, Geneva/ American University PhD Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Nepal, Sudan, South Sudan Peacebuilding, Peacekeeping, Development, Humanitarian Aid, International Organizations, International Non-Governmental Organizations, Foreign Aid Donors, United Nations Media Contact
Daniela Campello Getulio Vargas Foundation PhD Media Contact
Martina Angela Caretta West Virginia University PhD Geographer with research interests in agriculture in the global south, gender division of labor, feminist participatory methodologies, feminist epistemology, Eastern Africa dry lands, landscape, climate narratives, Venezuela, irrigation in the Andes, embodied knowledge, emotional geographies, fieldwork methodologies, neoliberal university. Media Contact
Karisa Cloward Southern Methodist University PhD Kenya NGOs, norms, female genital mutilation (FGM), early marriage, local politics, international aid Media Contact
Cesi Cruz University of British Columbia PhD Media Contact
Josephine Dawuni Howard University PhD Ghana African politics, women in law, gender and development, judicial politics. Media Contact
Emine Deniz New York University PhD Candidate Turkey,Turkish Kurdistan Conflict, education, healthcare,justice system, urban politics Media Contact
Iza Ding University of Pittsburgh PhD China Environmental politics, Environmental policy, Political economy of development, Chinese politics, Politics of Eastern Europe, Political memory Media Contact
Kim Yi Dionne Smith College PhD Malawi, Ghana, Tanzania HIV/AIDS, Ebola, LGTBQIA, Experiments, Health Policy, African Politics, Comparative Politics, Malawi, Ghana, Tanzania Media Contact
Lauren Duquette-Rury UCLA PhD Mexico International migration, remittances, citizenship, political participation, civil society, local democracy, state-society relations, economic development Media Contact
Kat Eghdamian UCL (University College London) PhD Candidate Jordan, Turkey, Lebanon Refugees, religion, forced migration, minority rights, identity politics, humanitarianism, displacement Media Contact
Julia Espinosa Complutense de Madrid PhD Spain Public policies Evaluation Gender equality International Cooperation for Development No Media Contact
Linda Essig Arizona State University PhD USA, Georgia cultural policy; cultural entrepreneurship; arts policy; arts entrepreneurship Media Contact
Deborah Farias University of British Columbia PhD Brazil, BRICS Renewable energies, biofuels, Brazil, development assistance, South-South Cooperation, BRICS, emerging countries Media Contact
Angela Fonseca Pontificia Universidad Javeriana PhD Colombia, Cuba Media Contact
Diana Fu University of Toronto PhD China, civil society, labor politics, feminist movement, protest, contention, Media Contact
Carol Jean Gallo Cambridge University PhD Candidate Democratic Republic of the Congo DDR; peacebuilding; postcolonialism; feminism; ethnography No Media Contact
Alexandra Gillies Natural Resource Governance Institute PhD Nigeria, other oil rich countries Oil, transparency, Nigeria, oil sector corruption, EITI, commodity trading, resource curse, natural resource governance, national oil companies Media Contact
Rachel Gisselquist United Nations University - World Institute for Development Economics Research (UNU-WIDER) PhD International development, ethnic politics, ethnic inequality, horizontal inequality, state fragility, governance, democratization, African politics Media Contact
Anne Marie Goetz New York University PhD ethnic conflict, women and peace and security, gender and development, corruption and accountability, democratization, fragile states, mediation and conflict resolution, micro-finance, peacebuilding Media Contact
Margaret Gonzalez-Perez Southeastern Louisiana University PhD Terrorism, female suicide bombers, Middle East politics, international relations, religion and politics, political violence Media Contact
Shalini Gopalkrishnan University of Florida PhD Candidate Media Contact
Jessica Gottlieb Texas A&M University PhD Mali, Senegal, Benin democratic accountability, voting behavior, gender, clientelism No Media Contact
Eli Grant University of Oxford PhD South Africa, United Kingdom, Uganda, Sierra Leone, Colombia evidence-based policy, science, technology, education, data science, innovation, human capital development, experiments, meta-analysis, social network analysis, complex systems Media Contact
Jana Grittersova UC Riverside PhD Eastern Europe, European Union Media Contact
Shelby Grossman Harvard University PhD Candidate Nigeria, Equatorial Guinea informal trade, political economy Media Contact
Surupa Gupta University of Mary Washington PhD India, trade politics, agricultural politics, foreign policy, global governance, WTO, RCEP, multilateral trade negotiations, BRICS Media Contact
Loubna H. Skalli University of California Washington Center PhD Gender, Youth, Empowerment, Media, Middle East and North Africa Media Contact
Sophie Harman Queen Mary University of London PhD Ebola, HIV/AIDS, Global Health, Film, Africa, Global Governance, Development, Aid Media Contact
Pascale Hatcher Ritsumeikan University PhD Mongolia, Asia Political Economy, Mining in Mongolia, Mining in Laos, Mining in Asia, Extractive industries, World Bank Group, IFC, MIGA Media Contact
Veronica Herrera University of Connecticut PhD Mexico infrastructure, cities, urban, pollution, water, environment, comparative politics, Latin America, field research, interviewing, qualitative methods Media Contact
Megan Hershey Whitworth University PhD Kenya and Tanzania African politics, International Development, Participatory Development, NGOs, non-governmental organizations, HIV/AIDS, Youth politics, Civil Society, Religion and Development. Media Contact
Shareen Hertel University of Connecticut PhD Human rights, economic development, social movements Media Contact
Halimatou Hima Moussa Dioula University of Cambridge PhD Candidate Niger Education, Niger, Africa, Economics, Development, Political economy, Gender Media Contact
Roselyn Hsueh Temple University PhD China/ East Asia, India, Russia, developing countries market reform, globalization, comparative capitalism, industrial policy, development, institutions, regulation, governance, political economy, China, India, Russia, developing countries Media Contact
Calla Hummel University of Miami PhD Bolivia, Brazil comparative politics, informal work, Latin America, Bolivia, Brazil, corruption Media Contact
Jacqueline Ignatova Appalachian State University PhD the politics of food and agriculture, the debate over the cultivation of genetically modified crops, Ghana, interpretive methods, the politics of sustainable development, food sovereignty Media Contact
Tana Johnson Duke University PhD United Nations, climate, energy, international organizations, trade, development, institutional design, bureaucracy, civil society, NGOs, public-private partnerships, foreign policy No Media Contact
Sandra Joireman University of Richmond PhD Kosovo, Uganda, Liberia, Property Rights, development, migration, post-conflict, customary law, land rights, ethnic conflict, women Media Contact
Sarina Kilham University of Technology Sydney, Australia PhD Candidate Timor-Leste, Brazil biofuels, food sovereignty, critical agrarian studies, rural development, biodiesel, Bahia, Timor-Leste, Brazil, agricultural policy, autonomy, smallholder farmers, disability inclusive development, disaster risk reduction, disability inclusive disaster risk reduction Media Contact
Autoosa Kojoori University of Nevada Las Vegas PhD Iran MENA MENA, Political Instability, Political Conflict, Terrorism, Inequality, Development, Social media and mobilization, Revolutions, Human Rights, Islam, Religion, factionalism Media Contact
Stacy J. Kosko University of Maryland PhD development ethics, human rights, capability approach, multiculturalism, minority rights, group rights, agency, recognition, international development, indigenous peoples, Roma Media Contact
Milli Lake Arizona State University PhD East/Central Africa Rule of law, state building, gender, NGOs, civil conflict, political violence, human rights No Media Contact
Ali Lantukh Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro PhD Candidate Russia BRICS, rising powers, development, No Media Contact
Cecelia Lynch University of California, Irvine PhD Media Contact
Janica Magat Texas A&M University PhD Candidate Philippines development, political economy, impact evaluation, policy, conflict Media Contact
Kimberly Marion Suiseeya Purdue University PhD Media Contact
Zoe Marks University of Edinburgh PhD Sierra Leone Conflict, Civil War, Rebel Groups, Sexual Violence, Political Violence, Gender, Peacebuilding, Transitional Justice, Development, Africa Media Contact
Heather Marquette University of Birmingham PhD Development politics, governance, corruption/anti-corruption, aid policy, developmental leadership, political economy Media Contact
Lucy Martin University of North Carolina -- Chapel Hill PhD No Media Contact
Maria Martin de Almagro University of Cambridge PhD African politics, Gender and Politics, Development, Burundi, Liberia, DRC, Women's movement, Foreign Policy, Peacekeeping, women's participation; Women, peace and Security; United Nations; ethics; public policy Media Contact
Marion Messmer King's College, London PhD Candidate Russia, Germany No Media Contact
Gabriella Montinola University of California, Davis PhD No Media Contact
Cassandra Moseley University of Oregon PhD Natural resource policy, forest policy, wildfire, federal land management, governance, collaboration, resilience, political institutions, bioenergy, U.S. West, rural development. Media Contact
Colleen Murphy University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign PhD transitional justice, political reconciliation, natural disasters, ethics of development Media Contact
Paula Newberg University of Texas at Austin PhD Pakistan, south Asia, central Asia, crisis and transition states, conflict Pakistan, South Asia, Central Asia, Crisis and transition states, Governance, Governance and climate change, Media Contact
Elena Nikolova Institute for East and Southeast European Studies - Regensburg; European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and Central European Labor Studies Institute PhD Bulgaria, Greece, Ukraine, post-communist region political economy, comparative political institutions, democracy and democratization, politics of transition region, corruption, public policy Media Contact
Nagels Nora UQAM PhD Peru, Bolivia Gender, Social Policies, Conditional Cash Transfers, Development, Latin America, Feminism Media Contact
Susan Norman Hobart and William Smith Colleges PhD Colombia, Bolivia, Conflict, Drugs, Development Media Contact
Shannon O'Brien University of Texas at Austin PhD Media Contact
Geraldine O'Mahony Central Washington University PhD Liberia African Politics, Conflict Processes & War, Development, Human Rights, NGOs, Peacekeeping, Political Violence, Refugees, Religion & Politics Media Contact
Amy Patterson University of the South PhD Zambia, Ghana, Senegal, Tanzania African politics, HIV/AIDS, global health, health policy in Africa, Ebola, donors and health in Africa, Zambia, Ghana Media Contact
Jennifer Peirce John Jay College of Criminal Justice PhD Candidate Canada, Belize, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua Corrections, prison reform, Latin America, Caribbean, criminal justice, crime prevention, public policy, violence, citizen security Media Contact
Margaret Peters UCLA PhD US, Singapore, the Netherlands, Syria, Iraq immigration, emigration, migration, trade, new new trade theory, foreign direct investment, autocracies, international political economy, gender Media Contact
Rebecca Peters Maxwell School, Syracuse University, Department of Public Administration and International Affairs PhD Angola Africa, International Development, International NGOs, Angola Media Contact
Amanda Pinkston Harvard University PhD Candidate Benin, Ghana, Togo Media Contact
Jessica Piombo Naval Post-Graduate School PhD South Africa South Africa, elections, democratization, peacebuilding, conflict mediation, transitional governance, postconflict governance, statebuilding, foreign assistance, development assistance, Burundi, Uganda, U.S. military, U.S. foreign policy in Africa, African security, African peacekeeping Media Contact
Alison Post University of California, Berkeley PhD Argentina urban politics, infrastructure, water and sanitation, mass transit, electricity, Latin America No Media Contact
Jeannine Relly The University of Arizona PhD Afghanistan, India, Iraq, Mexico, U.S. Freedom of Information, access to information, democratic transitions, conflict zones, press-state relations, public corruption, democratic institutions, freedom of expression. Media Contact
Rebecca Richards Keele University PhD Somaliland Statebuilding, state failure, development, peace, security, state, unrecognised state, Somalia, Somaliland Media Contact
Anne Rimoin UCLA Fielding School of Public Health PhD Media Contact
Melissa Rogers Claremont Graduate University PhD Argentina Political Economy, Redistribution, Regional Inequality, Inequality, Spatial Inequality, Taxation, Government Spending, Research Design, Federalism, Public Choice, Political Institutions, Representation and Electoral Systems Media Contact
Elizabeth Searing University at Albany (SUNY) PhD Global comparative; USA nonprofit management, financial management, NGOs, social enterprise, applied ethics Media Contact
Laura Seay Colby College PhD Democratic Republic of Congo African politics, state fragility, non-state actors, development, conflict, conflict minerals, resource governance Media Contact
Mitu Sengupta Ryerson University PhD India India, Indian politics, development, development ethics, human rights, global ethics Media Contact
Shiran Shen Stanford University PhD Candidate China environmental politics, air pollution, climate change, remote sensing, machine learning, public policy, China No Media Contact
Aseema Sinha Claremont McKenna College PhD India India as a Rising Power India's International Political Economy India's Political Economy The Politics of HIV AIDS in India and Brazil India and China Comparisons India and Brazil Comparisons Subnational Comparative Method Media Contact
Heidi Jane Smith Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) PhD Mexico, Argentina, United States Latin America, administrative structures, municipal debt, fiscal policy, public finances, local economic development Media Contact
Cecilia Emma Sottilotta LUISS University, Rome PhD Italy political risk, southern europe Media Contact
Carole Spary University of Nottingham PhD India Gender, feminism, representation, democracy, parliament, development, politics, policy, empowerment, equality, inequality, federalism. Media Contact
Izabela Steflja Tulane University, New Orleans PhD Rwanda, Bosnia, Serbia transitional justice, reconciliation, international criminal tribunals, international criminal justice, civil war, ethnic conflict, genocide Media Contact
Jessica Steinberg Indiana University - Bloomington PhD Democratic Republic of Congo natural resources, development, governance, violent conflict, common pool resources Media Contact
Victoria Stewart-Jolley University of Cambridge PhD Candidate Iraq, Afghanistan Political Science, Democratisation, International Law, International Relations, United Nations, Electoral structures, Middle East, Iraq, Regime Change, Afghanistan Media Contact
Rachel Strohm University of California, Berkeley PhD Candidate DR Congo, Rwanda, Ghana social protection, welfare, cash transfers, CCTs, political behavior, patronage, traditional authority Media Contact
Sarah Stroup Middlebury College PhD United States, Britain, France non-governmental organizations (NGOs), philanthropy, humanitarian assistance, emergency relief, human rights, global development, foreign aid Media Contact
Natasha Borges Sugiyama University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee PhD Brazil Media Contact
Haley Swedlund Radboud University Nijmegen & Yale University PhD Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Ghana, The Politics of Foreign Aid, Donor-Government Relations, Political Economy of Development, African Politics, Post-Conflict Peacebuilding Media Contact
Vaidehi Tandel University of Columbia PhD India Indian economy, political economy, public choice theory, public policy, urban studies Media Contact
Jessica Teets Middlebury College PhD China Civil Society, NGOs, Chinese Politics Media Contact
Anjali Thomas Bohlken University of British Columbia PhD India No Media Contact
Jennifer Tobin Georgetown University PhD Media Contact
Risa Toha Yale-NUS PhD Indonesia Ethnic politics, political violence, new democracies, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, distributive politics, political economy of development No Media Contact
Cheryl Van Den Handel Northeaatern State University PhD No Media Contact
Mayra Velez-Serrano University of Puerto Rico- Río Piedras PhD Latin America, Puerto Rico, China's Foreign Policy Comparative Institutions, International Institutions, Regionalization and Regional Integration, Latin America Politics, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rican politics and economics International Political Economy, Media Contact
Anne Visser University of California, Davis PhD United States, South Africa economic security, economic mobility, labor markets, employment opportunities, low wage work, poverty Media Contact
Catherine Weaver University of Texas PhD development, aid, world bank, climate change, food security Media Contact
Bozena Welborne Smith College PhD Media Contact
Rachel Wellhausen University of Texas at Austin PhD Eastern Europe multinational corporations, FDI, trade treaties, investment treaties, sovereign debt Media Contact
Susanne Wengle University of Notre Dame PhD Russia Russia, economic reforms, political economy, energy, food systems, regulation, sustainability. Media Contact
Clare Wenham London School of Economics and Political Science PhD Thailand, Lao PDR, UK Zika, Ebola, global health, governance of health, global health policy, WHO, World Health Organization, infectious disease control Media Contact
Helen Yanacopulos The Open University PhD transnational NGOs, Social Movements, Transnational Advocacy Networks, Protest, Civil Society, International Development, Activism Media Contact
Gina Yannitell Reinhardt University of Essex PhD Emergency Management, Development Assistance, Elections, Natural Disasters, Foreign Aid, Discrimination, NGOs, Political Economy, Decision-making Under Uncertainty, Humanitarian Assistance, International Development Media Contact

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