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First NameLast NameUniversityPhDCountry FocusKeywordsAvailability
Katharine Adeney University of Nottingham PhD India, Pakistan Media Contact
Nelli Babayan Transatlantic Academy PhD Media Contact
Rachel Beatty Riedl Northwestern University PhD Senegal, Ghana, Benin, Zambia, Kenya, Uganda, Burkina Faso Political Parties, Democratization, Authoritarianism, Historical Institutionalism, Religion and Politics, Regime Transition, Term Limits, Decentralization, Local Governance, Representation, Identity Politics Media Contact
Laura Bell West Texas A&M University PhD Lebanon assassination, terrorism, political violence, the Middle East and North Africa, repression 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
Eloïse Bertrand University of Warwick PhD Candidate Burkina Faso, Uganda African politics, political parties, opposition parties, hybrid regimes, democratisation, Uganda, Burkina Faso Media Contact
Sarah Bouchat University of Wisconsin-Madison PhD Candidate Myanmar, Southeast Asia Authoritarianism, political economy, methodology Media Contact
Anne-Marie Brady University of Canterbury PhD China; Arctic and Antarctic geopolitics; New Zealand foreign policy China--domestic and foreign policy; Arctic and Antarctic geopolitics; New Zealand foreign policy Media Contact
Jessica Maves Braithwaite University of Arizona PhD civil war, nonviolent resistance, repression, democratization, coups, conflict diffusion Media Contact
Joan Cho Wesleyan University PhD South Korea, North Korea Authoritarian politics, democratization, social movements Media Contact
Olga Chyzh Iowa State University PhD International networks; indirect trade; repression; human rights; authoritarian regimes No Media Contact
Suzanne Dovi University of Arizon PhD Representation of women and historically disadvantaged groups, ICC, democracy, American Political Thought, Media Contact
Dana El Kurd University of Texas, Austin PhD Candidate Palestine, Arab world repression, effect of international involvement on domestic politics, state-society relations, democratization, authoritarianism, political mobilization, civil-military relations, Arab world politics, experimental methods No Media Contact
Valerie Freeland Simon Fraser University PhD Peripheral state strategies, political patronage, human rights, transitional justice, socialization, international relations theory Media Contact
Diana Fu University of Toronto PhD China, civil society, labor politics, feminist movement, protest, contention, Media Contact
Marlies Glasius University of Amsterdam PhD Global Civil Society, Authoritarianism, International Criminal Justice, Human Security Media Contact
Yana Gorokhovskaia Columbia University PhD Russia, former Soviet Union authoritarianism, Russia, protest, civil society, elections, voter turnout Media Contact
Sheena Chestnut Greitens University of Missouri / Brookings Institution PhD China, North Korea, South Korea, Taiwan, Philippines East Asia, China, Korea, Taiwan, Philippines, security, authoritarian, democratization, dictatorship, repression Media Contact
Mai Hassan University of Michigan PhD Kenya, Sudan authoritarian regimes, hybrid (or competitive/electoral authoritarian) regimes, democratization, bureaucracy, administration, decentralization, ethnic politics, coercion, internal security Media Contact
Lisel Hintz Johns Hopkins University - SAIS PhD Turkey, Turkey-Syria-ISIS, Turkey-EU, Kurdish region, refugee crisis, Middle East Turkey, identity politics, foreign policy, Kurdish politics, Syria, authoritarianism, protest dynamics, social movements, refugee crisis, 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
Catherine Lena Kelly American Council of Learned Societies Public Fellow PhD Senegal Political party systems, Democratization, Islam and politics, Rule of law, Democracy and governance program evaluation Media Contact
Natalie Letsa University of Oklahoma PhD Cameroon Elections, authoritarianism, public opinion Media Contact
Claire Metelits American University PhD Eastern Africa; Western Sahara Conflict, security studies, Africa, Armed groups, Critical Security Studies Media Contact
Jocelyn Sage Mitchell Northwestern University in Qatar PhD Qatar, Persian Gulf political economy, authoritarianism, state-society relations, nation-building, Qatar, Persian Gulf, rentierism Media Contact
Anja Neundorf University of Nottingham PhD Western and Eastern Europe, especially UK and Germany Young people and politics, generations, partisanship, democratization, civil society, political participation, democratic political culture. Media Contact
Jennifer Pan Stanford University PhD China, censorship, digital technology, government responsiveness No Media Contact
Kerry Ratigan Amherst College PhD China China, social policy, authoritarianism, decentralization, center-local relations in China Media Contact
Ani Sarkissian Michigan State University PhD Turkey, Armenia religion and politics, Islam, authoritarianism, democratization, civil society No Media Contact
Jacqueline Sievert Bowling Green State University PhD Middle East and North Africa Comparative Courts, Formal Theory, Authoritarian Institutions, Bargaining, Civil War, Judicial Politics, Repression Media Contact
Erin Snider Texas A&M University PhD Egypt Middle East, Egypt, Foreign Aid, Democracy Aid, Democratization, Political Economy of Development in the Middle East Media Contact
Irina Soboleva Columbia University PhD Candidate Russia, Ukraine, China, India political protest, civi war, contentious politics, revolution, political violence, contested sovereignty, political mobilization, frustration, deprivation, social pressure Media Contact
Cecilia Emma Sottilotta LUISS University, Rome PhD Italy political risk, southern europe Media Contact
Jessica Teets Middlebury College PhD China Civil Society, NGOs, Chinese Politics Media Contact
Sarina Theys Newcastle University PhD Candidate Bhutan, Qatar International Relations, Foreign Policy, (Soft) Power, Strategic Narratives, Identity, Small States, Bhutan, Qatar, Gulf Arab States Media Contact
Alana Tiemessen Endicott College PhD International justice, international courts, International Criminal Court, human rights, humanitarian intervention, failed states Media Contact
Marie van den Bosch Princeton University PhD Candidate Saudi Arabia, Libya, Persian Gulf countries, Belgium Rentier States, resource-curse, oil-rich countries, economic diversification policies, (formal and informal) power-sharing institutions, autocratic survival strategies Media Contact
Tricia Wang Harvard University PhD Media Contact
Jessica Weeks University of Wisconsin PhD No Media Contact
Jessica Weiss Cornell University PhD China International relations of the Asia-Pacific, China, protests, nationalism, East China Sea, South China Sea, anti-Americanism, crisis, diplomacy, bargaining, public opinion, Sino-US relations, Sino-Japanese relations Media Contact
Jenifer Whitten-Woodring University of Massachusetts Lowell PhD media freedom, human rights, internet, censorship, journalism, democratization, repression and dissent Media Contact
Yael Zeira University of Mississippi PhD Comparative politics, international relations, political conflict and violence, authoritarian regimes, Middle East politics, international public opinion No Media Contact