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Petra Ahrens University of Antwerp PhD Germany, European Union European Union, gender politics, intersectionality, women's movements, gender policy, comparative gender and politics, Germany, employment policies, social politics, civil society organisations Media Contact
Sara Angevine Whittier College PhD Women and Politics, Congress, Women's Rights, Women's Foreign Policy, Identity Politics, LGBT politics, Gender politics, Representation, Global Women's Rights, US Foreign Policy, US Immigration Policy Media Contact
Janni Aragon University of Victoria PhD USA and Canada 2016 Election, gender and politics, social media, technology, Canada Media Contact
Amina Asim Northwestern University PhD Political communication, transnational media, politics, history, film, feminism, news, network theory, new media, technology, mass media, social networks, communication, documentary Media Contact
Mary Layton Atkinson University of North Carolina, Charlotte PhD United States Congressional policy making, issue framing, public opinion, policy agendas, media agendas, media coverage of politics, political conflict, women in Congress. Media Contact
Mahdis Azarmandi University of Otago PhD Candidate Spain; New Zealand; Germany coloniality/ decoloniality; commemoration; anti-racism, Media Contact
Lisa Baldez Dartmouth College PhD gender and politics, Latin America, Cuba, United States, human rights, United Nations, Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) No Media Contact
Tiffany Barnes University of Kentucky PhD Argentina and Chile Women in Politics, Gender and Politics, Women's Representation, Women's Rights, Gender Quotas, Latin America, Gender Gap in Public Opinion, Gender Gap in Political Participation, Gender Equality Policies, Gender Egalitarian Attitudes, Election Law Reform, Electoral Systems, Legislative Behavior Media Contact
Caglayan Baser Loyola University Chicago PhD Candidate Turkey Conflict Processes & War, Gender And Politics, Political Violence, Terrorism Media Contact
Nichole Bauer Louisiana State University PhD USA Gender, Elections, Voting, Campaigns, Political Psychology, Political Communication, Experimental Methodology, 2016 elections, female candidates, stereotypes, women in politics Media Contact
Emily Beaulieu University of Kentucky PhD elections, election fraud, corruption, election laws, voter ID, voter ID laws, protest, boycotts, disenfranchisement, felon disenfranchisement, gender, scandal, women, violence, election violence, brawls, parliamentary brawls, legislative brawls, democracy, democracy promotion, democratic transition, democratization, post-conflict elections Media Contact
Karen Beckwith Case Western Reserve University PhD United States, United Kingdom, Scotland, West Europe women as cabinet members, women and party leadership, women, gender, and the 2016 presidential election, Ohio and the 2016 presidential election, women's movements, feminism, social movements and protest, US political parties and elections Media Contact
Ingrid Bego Hastings College PhD Albania, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Kosovo democratization, state-building, equal employment, representation Media Contact
Natasha Behl Arizona State University PhD India interpretive methods, political ethnography, gender, violence against women (VAW), sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV), India, democracy, citizenship, inequality, exclusion, autoethnography, intersectionality, race, Punjab, political science Media Contact
Christina Bejarano University of Kansas PhD U.S. Latino Politics No Media Contact
Lindsay Benstead Portland State University PhD Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Jordan Middle East and North Africa, Identity politics (religion, tribe, gender), women and politics, legislatures, public opinion, authoritarian regimes, democratization, clientelism, service provision, local governance. 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
Susan Bickford University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill PhD democratic theory, feminist theory, inequality, gender, ancient Greek political thought, reason and emotion, listening, cities No Media Contact
Federiga Bindi Sais Johns Hopkins / Rome Tor Vergata PhD Italy, Portugal, France, Norway, US, European Union, Belgium European and American Foreign Policy, Transatlantic Relations, International Politics, EU Institutions and Governance, American Government, Comparative Politics, Government and Public Administration, Italian Politics, Contemporary History, Women Leadership, Gender Equality, International Education, Public Diplomacy, Cultural Diplomacy, European Union 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
Rachel Bitecofer Christopher Newport University PhD U.S. Campaigns & Elections, Campaign Strategy, Political Behavior, Voting Behavior, Ideology, Political Polarization Media Contact
Amanda Bittner Memorial University PhD Canada, United States parties, elections, voting, public opinion, political psychology, party leaders, gender, women, Canadian politics Media Contact
Amanda H. Blair University of Chicago PhD Candidate Uganda, Sierra Leone, Rwanda armed conflict, sexual and gender-based violence, african politics, feminist theory Media Contact
Patricia Boling Purdue University PhD Japan, the United States, Germany and France comparative work-family policies low fertility/demographic crisis food and nutrition policy (comparative) anti-obesity policy (comparative) Media Contact
Saskia Bonjour University of Amsterdam PhD Netherlands; France; Germany; European Union Migration policy; citizenship; gender; family migration; intersectionality; civic integration; European Union; decision-making Media Contact
Lakeyta Bonnette-Bailey Georgia State University PhD Black Lives Matter, Rap Music, Popular Culture, Black Politics, Race and Politics, Political Psychology, Gender and Politics. Media Contact
Angie Bos College of Wooster PhD US gender & politics, political communication, political psychology, public opinion Media Contact
Rachel Bowen The Ohio State University PhD Guatemala, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Costa Rica Courts, Policing, Violence Against Women, Gender Based Violence, Rule of Law, Public Security, Central America Media Contact
Marijke Breuning University of North Texas PhD foreign policy, foreign aid, development, women and politics, international children's rights, intercountry adoption, women in academia Media Contact
Nadia Brown Purdue University PhD USA Black women, racial politics, gender politics, youth vote Media Contact
Lisa Bryant California State University, Fresno PhD United States Elections, Election Administration/Election Sciences, Political Behavior, Participation, Mobilization, Research Methods, Surveys, Experiments, Public Opinion, Identity Politics, Gender, Race Media Contact
Stephanie Burchard Institute for Defense Analyses PhD Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Kenya, Tanzania, Botswana, South Africa Elections, electoral violence, gender, political representation, political institutions, conflict, security sector reform, defense and security issues Media Contact
Courtney Burns Georgia Southern University PhD female chief executives, interstate conflict, gender and politics, human rights, women in parliament Media Contact
Sarah Bush Temple University PhD international relations, democracy promotion, non-state actors in world politics, gender and human rights policy, Middle East politics 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
Niambi Carter Howard University PhD United States Black Politics, public opinion, race and American Politics, immigration, political behavior Media Contact
Erin Cassese West Virginia University PhD United States gender, women candidates, public opinion, voter behavior, negative campaigning, political rhetoric, political metaphor, dehumanization, political psychology Media Contact
Alana Cattapan Dalhousie University PhD Canada reproductive politics, health policy, Canadian politics, interest groups, public policy, assisted reproductive technologies, embryo research, biotechnology, Media Contact
Leslie Caughell Virginia Wesleyan College PhD Public opinion, women in politics, political behavior, political information/misinformation, political communication Media Contact
Louise Chappell University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia PhD Australia Comparative Gender and Politics, including in Australia; International Criminal Court; New Institutionalism; Australian Federalism and Public Policy Media Contact
Christine Cheng King's College London PhD UN, peacekeeping, statebuilding, war economy, West Africa, Liberia, corruption, transitional justice, Colombia. Media Contact
Sarah Childs University of Bristol, UK PhD UK Gender Political parties and Gender British Parliament Representation Media Contact
Amanda Chisholm Newcastle University PhD private military and security companies, security studies, international political economy, feminism, labour chains, migration, household, military, militarism, masculinities, postcolonialism Media Contact
Suzanne Chod North Central College PhD United States 2016 congressional and presidential elections, civic engagement of Millennials, party polarization in the United States, congressional behavior, women in American politics Media Contact
Amanda Clayton Vanderbilt University PhD Uganda, Namibia, Lesotho electoral gender quotas, gender and politics, African politics, political representation No Media Contact
Karisa Cloward Southern Methodist University PhD Kenya NGOs, norms, female genital mutilation (FGM), early marriage, local politics, international aid Media Contact
Meredith Conroy California State University, San Bernardino PhD Media, Gender, Masculinity Studies, American Presidency, Social Networking, Sexism, Media Framing, Political Communication, Public Opinion Media Contact
Samantha Cooke University of Surrey PhD Egypt, Iran Egypt, Iran, gender equality, family law, comparative politics, orientalism, resistance, secularism Media Contact
Rosalyn Cooperman University of Mary Washington PhD Gender and Politics, Political Parties and Interest Groups Media Contact
Renee Ann Cramer Drake University PhD United States Reproductive Rights, feminism, American Indian law and politics, campus activism, birth, regulation, Supreme Court. Media Contact
Erin Crandall Acadia University PhD Canada Canadian politics, judicial politics, constitutional law, judicial selection, election law, women and the law Media Contact
Kerry Crawford James Madison University PhD Human security, transnational advocacy networks, conflict-related sexual violence, Women Peace and Security (WPS), ethics and international politics, peacekeeping, gender and war, United Nations No Media Contact
Melody Crowder-Meyer University of the South PhD United States of America women in politics, gender in politics, local politics, political parties Media Contact
Ivelisse Cuevas-Molina University of Massachusetts - Amherst PhD Candidate United States turnout, elections, latino/hispanic politics, representation, public opinion, survey methods, overreporting, socially desirable responding, social group identity, race and politics, Puerto Rico Media Contact
Francine D'Amico Syracuse University PhD Latin America/Caribbean, especially Cuba, Mexico, Nicaragua International Relations, Feminist Theory, Gender Analysis in International Relations, International Law and Organizations, United Nations and LGBTIQ Rights, Women/Gender & the US Military, Latin America/Caribbean Politics Media Contact
Louise Davidson-Schmich University of Miami PhD Germany, New Zealand Angela Merkel, gender quotas Media Contact
Josephine Dawuni Howard University PhD Ghana African politics, women in law, gender and development, judicial politics. Media Contact
Melissa Deckman Washington College PhD 2016 Election Super Tuesday Tea Party Religion and Politics Women and Politics Media Contact
Rebecca Deen University of Texas, Arlington PhD United States 2016 election, civic engagement, US president, women in politics, pedagogy Media Contact
Nandini Deo Lehigh University PhD India, Pakistan, Afghanistan Hindu nationalism, feminism, NGOs Media Contact
Kelly Dittmar Rutgers University PhD United States 2016 election, campaigns, gender, campaign strategy, feminism, sexism, presidency, representation, elections, masculinity Media Contact
Kathleen Dolan University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee PhD USA women candidates, gender stereotypes, voting, gender gap Media Contact
Anne Dölemeyer Leipzig University, Germany PhD Candidate Germany Human trafficking, state ethnography, bureaucracy, citizen participation and representation, city planning No Media Contact
Suzanne Dovi University of Arizon PhD Representation of women and historically disadvantaged groups, ICC, democracy, American Political Thought, Media Contact
Elizabeth Dudash-Buskirk Missouri state university PhD United States Politics, participation, rhetoric, president, POTUS, race, ethnicity, gender, generations, political talk Media Contact
Amanda Edgell University of Florida PhD Candidate Uganda; Kenya gender quotas; democratization; institutions; elections Media Contact
Laurel Elder Hartwick College PhD United States Politics of parenthood and motherhood The gender gap Presidential candidate spouses Underrepresentation of women in elective office Media Contact
Akwugo Emejulu University of Edinburgh PhD Britain, France, United States Race, gender, intersectionality, activism, social movements, civil society organisations Media Contact
Ashley English University of North Texas PhD United States gender and American politics, gender and public policy, women's organizations and movements, interest groups, women's representation No Media Contact
Julia Espinosa Complutense de Madrid PhD Spain Public policies Evaluation Gender equality International Cooperation for Development No Media Contact
Heather Evans Sam Houston State University PhD American Politics, Twitter, Elections, Political Communication Media Contact
Christina Ewig University of Wisconsin PhD Peru Gender Equality Social Policy Health Policy Latin America Media Contact
Kathryn Fisher National Defense University PhD International Relations, security studies, insecurity, discourse, identity construction, international political sociology, critical security studies, relational/interpretive research methodologies, poststructural discourse analysis, boundaries, critical terrorism studies, counterterrorism, British counterterrorism law, pedagogy/andragogy, language, legitimacy. Media Contact
Jennifer Forestal Stockton University PhD Social media, political theory, American political thought, technology, architecture, software design, public sphere, civic education, civic engagement No Media Contact
Jessica Fortin-Rittberger University of Salzburg PhD Germany, post-soviet countries Comparative democratization, methodology, surveys, representation, electoral systems No Media Contact
Laura L. Frankel Duke University PhD Gender, Socialization, Surveys, Media, Political Ambition, Survey Methods, Political Behavior, Polling, Public Opinion, Political Communication, Identity Media Contact
Amy Fried University of Maine PhD United States 2016 election, history of public opinion, polling, women and politics, political participation, gay and lesbian politics, race and politics, gender equity in the academy Media Contact
Amanda Friesen Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis PhD political psychology, gender and politics, religion and politics Media Contact
Tammy Frisby Stanford University PhD 2016 election, Congress, public opinion, Republican Party, public policy, presidency Media Contact
Diana Fu University of Toronto PhD China, civil society, labor politics, feminist movement, protest, contention, Media Contact
Kendall Funk Texas A&M University PhD Candidate Brazil gender, women, Latin America, Brazil, decentralization, local government, public service provision Media Contact
Megan Gallagher Vanderbilt University PhD democratic theory, early modern, enlightenment, emotions, feminist political theory, history of political thought, politics and literature No Media Contact
Maryann Gallagher University of Georgia PhD Foreign Policy, Decision Making, Personality, Gender and Conflict No Media Contact
Carol Jean Gallo Cambridge University PhD Candidate Democratic Republic of the Congo DDR; peacebuilding; postcolonialism; feminism; ethnography No Media Contact
Olivia Garcia University of Texas, El Paso PhD women of color, social movement groups, intimate partner violence, Violence Against Women Act, interdisciplinary, non-electoral politics Media Contact
Malu Gatto University of Zürich PhD Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica Gender and Politics, Gender Quotas, Women's Political Representation, Brazil, Latin America, Legislatures Media Contact
Tia Sheree Gaynor Marist College PhD United States LGBTQ, social policy, social equity, marginalization, people of color, social justice, political engagement, law enforcement, citizen participation, intersectionality, gender identity, sexual identity Media Contact
Julie Gelman Swinburne University of Technology PhD Candidate PhD Candidate: Women's Voices On Participation, Influence And Power: What Political Capital Resources Enable Women's Access To Political Leadership Positions At The Cabinet Table In Australia Feminist Institutionalism, Vested Interests, Gender and Power Relations, Political Leadership, Democracy, Equality and Inequality Media Contact
Caron Gentry University of St Andrews PhD gender, terrorism, political violence, women Media Contact
Sarah Gershon Georgia State University PhD United States Campaigns and Elections, Women and Politics, Race, ethnicity and gender, media and politics Media Contact
Rebecca Gill University of Nevada, Las Vegas PhD U.S., Australia judicial elections, judicial selection, judicial behavior, gender and judging, implicit bias, gender bias Media Contact
Lilia Giugni University of Cambridge PhD Candidate United Kingdom, Italy British Politics, Italian Politics, British Labour Party, Italian Democratic Party, European left, European populism, British think-tanks, intellectuals and politics, women's activism, British feminist movement, Italian feminist movement Media Contact
Katie Glanz Johns Hopkins University PhD Candidate psychoanalysis, feminism, political theory, queer theory, feminist theory Media Contact
Marcia Godwin University of La Verne PhD Local elections, California politics, congressional elections, mayoral elections, local government, public administration, public policy, budgeting, public participation, civic engagement 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
Larissa Gomes Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brasil PhD Candidate Brazil Gender, Legislative, New Institutionalism No Media Contact
Elizabeth Goodyear-Grant Queen's University PhD Canada Political behaviour, elections, gender and politics, political communication, representation Media Contact
Lilly Goren Carroll University PhD United States Women and the White House Gender and Politics 2016 Presidential Election Popular Culture Anger, Emotions and the Electorate Television and Politics Media Contact
Kristin Goss Duke University PhD USA NGOs, Nonprofits, Gender and Politics, Philanthropy, Political Participation, Gun Politics, Public Policy, Interest Groups Media Contact
Jessica Gottlieb Texas A&M University PhD Mali, Senegal, Benin democratic accountability, voting behavior, gender, clientelism No Media Contact
Jill Greenlee Brandeis University PhD US Motherhood and politics, political socialization, political generations, racial attitudes, gender and politics Media Contact
Christina Greer Fordham University PhD USA Race, ethnicity, immigration, elections, New York City, New York, political parties, mayor, president, Congress, Black politics, women, gender, voting, 2016 election, urban, campaigns, public opinion, participation, Media Contact
Amanda Grigg University of Michigan PhD United States health politics, feminist theory, race, gender, and political representation, welfare politics, poverty, wrongful conviction, exonerations, the death penalty 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
Lirio Gutierrez Rivrea Universidad Nacional de Colombia PhD Urban violence and crime, marginality and exclusion, social mobility, and gender and the city Media Contact
Loubna H. Skalli University of California Washington Center PhD Gender, Youth, Empowerment, Media, Middle East and North Africa Media Contact
Toni Haastrup University of Kent, Canterbury, UK PhD Nigeria, South Africa, UK EU-Africa relations; regional security institutions; feminist security studies; gender, EU politics, intersectionality Media Contact
Susan Haire University of Georgia PhD U.S. judicial politics; U. S. Courts of Appeals Media Contact
Ayelet Harel-Shalev Ben-Gurion Univeristy of the Negev PhD India, Israel Critical Security Studies, Political Science, women in the military, minority rights, Israel, India, minority women No Media Contact
Susan Harris Rimmer Griffith University PhD Australia, Timor Leste, Myanmar, Afghanistan Gender in transitions, women's rights under international law, post-conflict justice, forced migration, global governance, G20 Media Contact
Julia Hellwege University of South Dakota PhD U.S, U.S. states Representation, Gender & Politics, Race/Ethnic Politics, Legislative Politics, U.S. State Politics Media Contact
Alexis Henshaw Bucknell University PhD Civil conflict, insurgency, sexual violence Media Contact
Halimatou Hima Moussa Dioula University of Cambridge PhD Candidate Niger Education, Niger, Africa, Economics, Development, Political economy, Gender Media Contact
Nancy Hirschmann The University of Pennsylvania PhD Women's rights, disability rights, gender in the 2016 election, race in the 2016 election, Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump Media Contact
Mirya Holman Tulane University PhD gender, stereotypes, urban politics, mayors, experiments, research methods, sheriffs, political ambition Media Contact
Carolyn Holmes Mississippi State University PhD South Africa Nation Building, Legitimacy, Post-Conflict Reconstruction, Nationalism, Race, Gender, African Politics Media Contact
Laura Huber Emory University PhD Candidate Liberia Conflict, Political Violence, Security Sector Reform, Gender, Women's Rights, Policy Diffusion Media Contact
Valerie Hudson Texas A&M University PhD Global women, foreign policy, national security, abnormal sex ratios Media Contact
Melanie Hughes University of Pittsburgh PhD women, gender, minority women, Muslim women, indigenous women, minority men, ethnic minority, quotas Media Contact
Susan Hunt Monash University PhD Candidate Australia child protection, out of home care, child abuse, development, ageing, mental health, physical health, public health Media Contact
Alexandria Innes University of East Anglia PhD Europe, Southern Europe, Mediterranean migration migration, asylum seekers, refugees, critical security studies, feminist security studies, ethnographic methods Media Contact
Farida Jalalzai Oklahoma State University PhD Hillary Clinton; women presidents; women prime ministers; women's empowerment; Dilma Rousseff; Muslim Americans Media Contact
Manal Jamal James Madison University PhD Palestinian territories; United Arab Emirates; MENA comparative democratization, civil society, social movements, conflict to peace and the political economy of transitions, Middle East politics, the Arab-Israeli conflict Media Contact
Ashley Jardina Duke University PhD Race, ethnicity, and politics, immigration, gender and politics, political psychology, public opinion, voting behavior, elections, political communication, political participation Media Contact
Alana Jeydel American River College PhD US Politics Women's rights, women legislators, the women's movement, women's suffrage, 2016 election Media Contact
Danielle Joesten Martin California State University, Sacramento PhD United States American politics, political behavior, campaigns and elections Media Contact
Martha Johnson Mills College PhD Senegal gender, foreign aid, bureaucracy 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
Julia Jordan-Zachery Providence College PhD United States Black women's politics, Activism, Work force development, Civil Rights, Media Contact
Jyl Josephson Rutgers University-Newark PhD United States, Iceland social policy, gender and public policy, sexuality and public policy, welfare policy, feminist queer and trans activism in Iceland Media Contact
Kristin Kanthak University of Pittsburgh PhD USA gender, representation, U.S. Congress, elections, parties, campaign finance Media Contact
Sabrina Karim Cornell University PhD Liberia, Peru, Bangladesh Conflict, Political Violence, Peacekeeping, Security Sector Reform, Gender, Policing, International Security, International Politics, United Nations, African Politics Media Contact
Nicki Karimipour University of Florida PhD USA body image, social media, females Media Contact
Karen Kedrowski Winthrop Univeresity PhD USA US Politics and government, women and politics, health policy, breastfeeding, breast cancer. Media Contact
Meryl Kenny University of Edinburgh PhD United Kingdom gender, women, elections, political parties, gender quotas, gender equality, United Kingdom, Scotland Media Contact
Jaclyn Kettler Boise State University PhD American politics, state politics, political parties & interest groups, campaign finance, gender and politics Media Contact
Helen Kinsella University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Political Science PhD Afghanistan armed conflict, humanitarian law, human rights law, refugee law, contemporary political theory, feminist theory, drones, counterinsurgency, gender Media Contact
Anna Kirkland University of Michigan PhD United States vaccines, immunizations, weight, discrimination, health care discrimination, vaccine injury claims, employment discrimination, appearance discrimination Media Contact
Veronica Kitchen University of Waterloo PhD Canada security studies, gender, international relations, counter-terrorism Media Contact
Neveser Koker Arizona State University PhD Turkey, France Citizenship, inclusion and exclusion, politics of belonging, imperialism and colonialism, cosmopolitanism, transnational feminism(s), politics of language, politics and literature, Turkey, France, feminist political theory, 18th and 19th century political thought, comparative political theory Media Contact
Jeanine Kraybill California State University, Bakersfield PhD United States of America religion and politics, the presidency, the courts/judicial politics, political and religious rhetoric, gender and politics Media Contact
Anne-Kathrin Kreft University of Gothenburg PhD Candidate Colombia civil conflict, gender, sexual violence, women's mobilization, UNSCR 1325, Women, Peace and Security framework Media Contact
Rebecca Kreitzer University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill PhD U.S. (and in particular, the 50 states) gender, reproductive rights, abortion, sexuality, same-sex marriage, LGBT, representation, policy diffusion No Media Contact
Roxanne Krystalli The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy PhD Candidate Colombia, Greece Gender-based violence in war, transitions from conflict to peace, transitional justice, gender and politics, Colombia, victims, reparations, enforced disappearance, sexual violence 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
Dianne Lalonde Western University PhD Candidate Canada Cultural Appropriation, Culture, Multiculturalism, Feminism Media Contact
Erinn Lauterbach University of California, Riverside PhD Candidate United States Congress, Legislative Studies, Elite Behavior, Gender Politics No Media Contact
Jessica Lavariega Monforti California Lutheran University PhD U.S. Elections, women, Hispanic, Latinas, policy, immigration, Cuban Americans Media Contact
Jennifer Lawless American University PhD USA women and politics campaigns elections Congress gender stereotyping Media Contact
J. Celeste Lay Tulane University PhD education policy, charter schools, New Orleans, public opinion, women & politics, campaigns & elections Media Contact
Young-Im Lee California State University-Sacramento PhD South Korea South Korea, Park Geun-Hye, women president, gender quotas, legislative elections Media Contact
Shan-Jan Sarah Liu Newcastle University PhD SJSarahLiu gender, immigration, social movements, women's political representation, women's political participation, media, Asian politics Media Contact
Mary-Kate Lizotte Augusta University PhD United States American political behavior Gender differences in vote choice Gender differences in public opinion Media Contact
Jinee Lokaneeta Drew University PhD India, United States Torture, Law and Violence, human rights, liberal democratic states, state violence, Interrogations, Policing, state theory, Law and Science. Media Contact
Samantha Majic John Jay College-CUNY PhD USA sex work, gender, sexuality, institutions, public policy, civic engagement, social movements Media Contact
Linda Mancillas Georgia Gwinnett College PhD technology, teaching and learning, feminism, gender, incarceration Media Contact
Kimberley Manning Concordia University PhD Chinese politics, women's activism, gender politics, transgender issues Media Contact
Daniela Mansbach University of Wisconsin- Superior PhD Reproductive rights; politics of care; power and resistance Media Contact
Whitney Ross Manzo Meredith College PhD women and politics, public opinion, electoral law, direct democracy, state politics, judicial politics Media Contact
Kathleen Marchetti Dickinson College PhD political representation, gender and politics, lobbying, interest groups, intersectionality Media Contact
Elizabeth Markovits Mount Holyoke College PhD feminist theory, feminism, future, justice, intergenerational justice, ancient Greece, Plato, Socrates, Greek tragedy, democratic theory, mothers, carework, children, sincerity, authenticity, rhetoric 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
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
Jennifer Mathers Aberystwyth University PhD Russia Russian politics, Russian foreign and defence policy, women and war Media Contact
Rose McDermott Brown University PhD evolutionary psychology, biology, behavior genetics, divorce, international relations, prospect theory, political psychology, experimental methods, sex and gender Media Contact
Shannon McGregor University of Texas - Austin PhD Candidate social media, 2016 election, candidate communication, gender in politics, second screening, dual screening Media Contact
Peace Medie University of Oxford and University of Ghana PhD Liberia, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana Gender-Based Violence, Norm Implementation, Criminal Justice, Civilian Protection, African Politics Media Contact
Sara Meger Central European University PhD Democratic Republic of Congo international relations, international security, feminism, sexual violence, war, political violence Media Contact
Jennifer Merolla University of California, Riverside PhD U.S. 2016 Election, terrorism, public opinion, immigration, women and politics Media Contact
Celeste Montoya University of Colorado Boulder PhD United States and European Union gender politics, race politics, intersectionality, gendered violence, gender policy, voting rights, immigrant rights, Occupy movement, human rights Media Contact
Jana Morgan University of Tennessee PhD Latin America, Venezuela political parties, political behavior, public opinion, income inequality, representation, social exclusion, women's representation, race and ethnicity in Latin America Media Contact
Liza Mügge University of Amsterdam PhD The Netherlands, Suriname, Turkey, Europe Political representation, gender equality, integration, immigration, political identities, race, ethnicity, intersectionality, pedagogy Media Contact
Gjylbehare Bella Murati Ghent/Belgium PhD Kosovo, Serbia, Albania, Macedonia and Bosnia and Hecegovina Human rights, rule of law, state-building, democratization, transitional justice. Media Contact
Malori Musselman University of Oregon PhD Candidate USA religion and politics, environmental politics and religion, political theory, interpretive methods No Media Contact
Kim Nalder California State University, Sacramento PhD USA 2016 Election, California Politics, Public Opinion, Voting Behavior, Misinformation, Political Behavior, Voting Behavior, Term Limits, Political Psychology, Women and Politics, Political Communication, Political Knowledge, Voter Information, Media and Politics Media Contact
Nagels Nora UQAM PhD Peru, Bolivia Gender, Social Policies, Conditional Cash Transfers, Development, Latin America, Feminism Media Contact
Barbara Norrander University of Arizona PhD presidential primaries, presidential nominations, gender gap Media Contact
Pippa Norris Harvard and Sydney Universities PhD Global Comparative politics, democracy and democratization, public opinion and political behavior, elections and voting behavior, gender politics, political communications Media Contact
Mary Nugent Rutgers University PhD Candidate United Kingdom, Europe, USA women in politics, gender quotas, legislative behaviour, parliaments, European Parliament, UK politics, Men and masculinities, race and gender, gender equality, Media Contact
Diana O'Brien Indiana University PhD Established democracies; Western Europe women and politics; gender and politics; political parties; party leadership; cabinets; executive branch; policy representation; party manifestos; gender quotas Media Contact
Malliga Och Idaho State University PhD Germany women and politics, gender and conservative parties, German politics, Cites for CEDAW, Human Rights Cities, gender and diversity in national parliaments Media Contact
Candice Ortbals Pepperdine University PhD Spain Terrorism, violent conflict, prostitution, comparative methods, social movements, local politics, democratization, Spanish Politics, Latin American Politics, revolution, protest No Media Contact
Odelia Oshri Hebrew University PhD Candidate Comparative Politics, Public Opinion, Voting behaviour, European Integration, Quantitative Methods, Cross-national Analysis, European identity, Social Psychology Media Contact, No Media Contact
Zoe Oxley Union College PhD public opinion, gender gap, women and elections Media Contact
Janine Parry University of Arkansas PhD Arkansas/Southern Politics, Women in Politics, Gender and Public Policy, Polling, Voting and Public Opinion, Direct Democracy Media Contact
Kathryn Pearson University of Minnesota PhD U.S. Congress, congressional elections, women in politics, 2016 Election, Minnesota politics, political parties Media Contact
Elizabeth Pearson King's College London PhD Candidate Nigeria, UK extremism, gender, women, Jihad, counter-Jihad, Boko Haram, ISIS, radicalisation, violent extremism, CVE, terrorism 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
Andrea Peto Central European University PhD Hungary, Eastern Europe, Central Europe gender, politics, illiberalism, gender studies, Hungary, cultural history, memory, cultural memory, memory politics, Holocaust, qualitative methods, sociali history, Central Europe, far right politics, political extremism, fascism, gender history, women's history, oral history, Media Contact
Menaka Philips Tulane PhD Late-modern political thought (JS Mill), feminist and gender studies, contemporary democratic theory, postcolonial politics and studies of empire No Media Contact
Dianne Pinderhughes University of Notre Dame PhD race and ethnicity, gender, urban, Chicago, inequality, elected officials Media Contact
Jennifer Piscopo Occidental College PhD Mexico gender, women, elections, parity, gender quotas, democracy, democratization, Latin America, equality Media Contact
Lori Poloni-Staudinger Northern Arizona University PhD France, Spain, Germany, US Terrorism, Women and Terrorism, Women in Politics, Social Movements, Political Participation, Europe Media Contact
Anastasia Powell RMIT University PhD Australia sexual violence, violence against women, rape, sexual harassment, technology, revenge pornography, cyberstalking, rape culture. Media Contact
Anna Powles Massey University PhD Pacific Islands, Oceania, New Zealand, Timor-Leste, Fiji, Southeast Asia Regional security, geopolitics, security sector reform, United Nations peacekeeping, stabilization missions, women peace and security, UNSCR 1325, private military and security companies Media Contact
Kimala Price San Diego State University PhD United States reproductive policy, reproductive politics, reproductive rights, reproductive justice, abortion, women's health, social movements, activism, feminism, interpretive research methodology, visual politics, narrative analysis, visual analysis, interdisciplinary research Media Contact
Lesley Pruitt RMIT University PhD youth, peace and conflict, peace building, peacekeeping, gender Media Contact
Kannamma Raman University of Mumbai PhD India Social Media and Election, Pharmaceutical Policy, Women in Politics, Traditional Knowledge, Surveillance and Privacy. Media Contact
Claire Rasmussen University of Delaware PhD United States reproductive rights, women's rights, gender and sexuality, LGBTQ politics, marriage equality, animal rights Media Contact
Ayesha Ray King's College, Pennsylvania PhD India, Pakistan Civil-Military Relations, Security, Conflict, Terrorism, South Asia Media Contact
Lindsay Reid University of California, Davis PhD Civil Wars, Conflict Resolution, Gender and Peace No Media Contact
Carrie Reiling University of California, Irvine PhD Candidate Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea, Mali United Nations, Women Peace and Security, post-conflict Media Contact
Laurie Rhodebeck University of Louisville PhD U.S. equal rights, religious liberty, moral tolerance, gay rights policy, value framing, experimental designs Media Contact
Melanie Richter-Montpetit University of Sheffield (UK) PhD USA International Relations; War and Security Studies; Feminist, Queer and Decolonial theory and politics. Media Contact
Danielle Roberts Ulster University PhD Candidate Northern Ireland Gender and politics, Women's Political Participation, Northern Ireland, Unionism, Northern Ireland women's movement, feminism in Northern Ireland. Media Contact
Amanda Robinson Ohio State University PhD Malawi ethnicity, nationalism, diversity, culture, segregation, gender gaps, gender differences, ethnic politics Media Contact
Deondra Rose Duke University Sanford School of Public Policy PhD United States Higher Education Policy, Public Policy, Social Policy, Inequality, Gender, Race, Socioeconomic Status, Political Behavior, Policy Feedback, American Political Development (APD) Media Contact
Julie Rose Dartmouth College PhD political theory, economic justice, economic growth, inequality, work, free time, work-life balance Media Contact
Jill Rough George Mason University PhD USA women in military, women in combat, military motherhood, active reserve integration, Abrams Doctrine, National Guard, Reserve military, intelligence and policy, civil military affairs Media Contact
Meghna Sabharwal University of Texas at Dallas PhD India, United States, South Asia Diversity, Women leadership, Inclusion, Ethics, Job satisfaction, Job productivity, Immigration, high-skilled immigration, Reverse Brain Drain Media Contact
Lauren Santoro West Virginia University PhD American politics, gender and politics, public policy Media Contact
Virginia Sapiro Boston University PhD USA 2016 election, higher education, women and politics, gender, elections, voting, public opinion, political psychology, political socialization, age and politics Media Contact
Leah Sarson Dartmouth College/University of Toronto PhD Canadian foreign policy, Indigenous peoples, Arctic, diplomacy, governance, International Relations, gender, feminist International Relations, resource extraction Media Contact
Hindy Schachter New Jersey Institute of Technology PhD citizen participation and productive public management citizen participation and transportation agencies Media Contact
Monica Schneider Miami University (OH) PhD gender, 2016 election, stereotypes, prejudice, ambition, targeting Media Contact
Ronnee Schreiber San Diego State University PhD Conservative women, interest groups, women and American political institutions, elections Media Contact
Theresa Schroeder Radford University PhD Global national security, women & conflict, gender quotas, gender inequality Media Contact
Sahar Shafqat St. Mary's College of Maryland PhD Pakistan democracy, conflict, gender, Islam Media Contact
Shauna Shames Rutgers-Camden PhD women, gender, race, ethnicity, immigration, identity, feminism, abortion, reproductive rights, reproductive justice, American politics, presidential power, dystopian government, public opinion Media Contact
Rosalind Shorrocks University of Manchester PhD Britain gender, voting behaviour, elections, public opinion Media Contact
Laura Sjoberg University of Florida PhD feminist theory, gender studies, international security No Media Contact
Amy Erica Smith Iowa State University PhD Brazil Latin American politics, religion and politics, evangelicals in Brazil, social networks, voters and elections Media Contact
Jessica Smith Birkbeck College, University of London PhD Candidate United Kingdom Gender and Politics, Political Leadership, Parenthood in Politics, Women Voters, Women Leaders, British Politics Media Contact
Lahra Smith Georgetown University PhD Comparative Politics, African Politics, Citizenship, Migration, Democratization, Institutions No Media Contact
Sarah Song U.C. Berkeley PhD Immigration and Citizenship; Gender and Politics; Political Theory; Refugees; Race, Ethnicity and Politics; Religion and Politics Media Contact
Carole Spary University of Nottingham PhD India Gender, feminism, representation, democracy, parliament, development, politics, policy, empowerment, equality, inequality, federalism. Media Contact
Bettina Spencer Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame PhD Classism, Sexism, Victim Blame, Dehumanization Media Contact
Valerie Sperling Clark University PhD Russia Russia, gender, masculinity, LGBT, European Court of Human Rights, gender discrimination, 2016 election and gender issues Media Contact
Bonnie Stabile George Mason University PhD health policy, reproductive policy, policy analysis, program evaluation, ethics Media Contact
Wendy Stokes London Metropolitan University PhD Women, gender, democracy, social movements, representation, human security Media Contact
Alissandra Stoyan Kansas State University PhD Latin America Democracy, Executive-Legislative Relations, Constitutional Reform, Presidents, Latin America, Bolivia, Ecuador, Venezuela Media Contact
Carla Suarez Dalhousie University PhD Candidate Democratic Republic of the COngo Political Violence, Non-State Governance, Rebel Groups, State-Civil-Rebel Relations, Civilian Agency, African Politics, Transitional Justice, Contentious Politics, Human Rights, Qualitative Methods, Latin America Politics Media Contact
Michele Swers Georgetown University PhD Congress, elections, women and politics, gender gap, women in Congress, women voters, parties in Congress, Congressional leadership, Congressional policy making, judicial nominations, campaign finance. Media Contact
Stephanie Szitanyi Rutgers University PhD Candidate United States United States military, women in the military, lifting of the combat ban, sexual assault in the military, PTSD military recruitment, military policies Media Contact
Mona Tajali Agnes Scott College PhD Iran and Turkey Gender and Politics, Women's Political Participation and Representation in MENA region, Human Rights, Gender Quotas Media Contact, No Media Contact
Melanee Thomas University of Calgary PhD Canada gender, political behaviour, public opinion, elections, Canada Media Contact
Danielle Thomsen Syracuse University PhD United States U.S. Congress, Partisan Polarization, Gender and Politics Media Contact
Susan Thomson Colgate university PhD Rwanda Politics, rural-urban relations, land and agriculture, international justice, local justice, gacaca, reconciliation, national unity. Media Contact
Sue Tolleson-Rinehart University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill PhD health politics and policy, women in office, gender politics, reproductive health politics, Media Contact
Erin Tolley University of Toronto PhD Canada Canadian politics, electoral representation, women, gender, race Media Contact
Aili Mari Tripp University of Wisconsin PhD women and politics, women's movements, global feminism, transnational feminism, African politics, Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya, East Africa, Liberia Media Contact
Rebekah Tromble Leiden University PhD United States, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan media and politics, digital media, social media, Twitter, digital research methods, public discourse, public spheres, Muslim politics, Western Europe, United States, Central Asia, comparative politics, international relations Media Contact
Ethel Tungohan York University PhD Canada, United States, Philippines, Hong Kong, Singapore immigration policy, migrant activism, social movements, Canadian politics, Comparative Politics (East Asia and North America), transnational feminism, qualitative research methods, interpretive methods, socially engaged research, gender & politics, race, intersectionality Media Contact
Vanessa Tyson Scripps College PhD USA 2016 Election, Legislative Politics, Race, Ethnicity and Politics, Gender and Politics, Public Policy, Environmental Justice Media Contact
Rachel VanSickle-Ward Pitzer College PhD Public Policy, Gender and Politics, Reproductive Rights, Judicial Politics Media Contact
Tammy Vigil Boston University PhD US presidential campaigns, political conventions, political rhetoric, candidate's spouses, women in politics, campaign speeches, presidential campaign history (primaries, conventions, etc.) Media Contact
Regina Wagner University of Wisconsin-Madison PhD Candidate United States Women and politics, political representation Media Contact
Nancy J. Walker Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University PhD Civil Military Relations; Security Sector Governance; Women and Leadership; National Security Decision Making; Peace Support Operations; United Nations; Inter Agency Coopertion Media Contact
Jennifer Walsh Azusa Pacific University PhD United States, New Zealand, China 2016 Election, criminal justice reform, criminal sentencing policies, mass incarceration, religious freedom, women and politics, California ballot initiatives Media Contact
Denise Walsh University of Virginia PhD South Africa, Chile, Poland, Canada, France Women's rights in the global South, democratization, identity politics, quotas, feminism and feminist theory, multiculturalism, customary law, polygamy, South African politics, women's movements and non-governmental organizations, indigenous politics in Canada, Muslim women in Europe, the European Court of Human Rights, diversity and discrimination in political science and the academy, gender-based violence Media Contact
Georgina Waylen University of Manchester PhD Gender, democratization, politics, institutions, feminist institutionalism Media Contact
Ana Catalano Weeks Harvard University PhD Italy, Portugal, Belgium gender and politics, gender quotas, political parties, gender gaps in policy preferences, political representation, party manifestos, legislative behavior, Italy, Portugal, Belgium Media Contact
Emily West New York University PhD Candidate American Politics, Comparative Politics, Political Psychology, Identity Politics, Race and Ethnic Politics, Gender Politics, Descriptive Representation, Identity and Inequality, Experimental Methods. Media Contact
Linda White University of Toronto PhD Canada Public policy – comparative social and family policy, including education policy, early childhood education and care, and maternity / parental leave; gender and public policy Comparative politics – comparative welfare states; ideas, norms and public policy development Canadian politics – federalism, law and public policy Media Contact
Anne Whitesell Penn State PhD Candidate United States gender and politics, state politics, welfare policy, representation, interest groups Media Contact
Cai Wilkinson Deakin University PhD Kyrgyzstan, Russia Russia, Kyrgyzstan, LGBTQI, LGBT rights, human rights, queer, security, societal security, traditional values, identity. Media Contact
Claire Wofford College of Charleston PhD United States American politics, judicial politics; gender Media Contact
Christina Wolbrecht University of Notre Dame PhD United States women's suffrage, women, gender, political parties Media Contact
Peggilee Wupperman John Jay College of Criminal Justice/City University of New York PhD United States Gender and aggression/violence Gender and substance abuse Gender issues in treatment for aggression/violence Gender issues in treatment for substance abuse Media Contact
Jasmine Yarish University of California, Santa Barbara PhD Candidate Abolitionist Politics, Intersectionality, Philadelphia, Black Studies, Democratic Theory Media Contact
Veronica Zebadua Yanez New School for Social Research PhD Candidate feminist theory, political theory, gender violence, gender justice, women's rights, human rights, gender policy. No Media Contact
Sherifa Zuhur University of California, Berkeley PhD Syria, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Iraq, Yemen Government/policy in Arab states U.S. Middle East foreign policy U.S. defense policy in the Middle East Counterterrorism in the Middle East Political development in the Middle East Media Contact
Susanne Zwingel Florida International University PhD Women’s rights, norm translation, gender equality advocacy around the world, global governance and gender, feminist, constructivist and post-colonial IR theories, gender and armed conflict Media Contact