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First NameLast NameUniversityPhDCountry FocusKeywordsAvailability
Aisha Ahmad University of Toronto PhD Somalia, Afghanistan, Pakistan Terrorism, Political Islam, Civil Wars, Transnational Crime, Informal Economies Media Contact
Bethany Albertson University of Texas, Austin PhD anxiety, emotion, religion Media Contact
Flannery Amdahl Graduate Center, City University of New York PhD Candidate United States American Political Development, religion and politics, religious realignment, welfare state policy, faith-based initiatives 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
Amy Becker Loyola University Maryland PhD USA Political comedy, public opinion, LGBT, elections, engagement, participation, media effects, social media, new media, popular culture, entertainment, political tolerance, networks, big data Media Contact
Julie Chernov Hwang Goucher College PhD Indonesia, Malaysia, Turkey Terrorism, disengagement, political violence, Islamist parties, political Islam, Indonesia, Malaysia Media Contact
Alise Coen University of Wisconsin-Sheboygan PhD U.S.-Middle East Refugees; Responsibility to Protect (R2P); Middle East; U.S. Foreign Policy; Global Governance; Human Rights; Migration and Identity Media Contact
Kimberly Conger University of Cincinnati PhD Evangelicals, interest groups, religion and politics, Republican party, Republican activists, Christian Right, Religious Left. Media Contact
Samantha Cooke University of Surrey PhD Egypt, Iran Egypt, Iran, gender equality, family law, comparative politics, orientalism, resistance, secularism Media Contact
Melissa Deckman Washington College PhD 2016 Election Super Tuesday Tea Party Religion and Politics Women and Politics Media Contact
Marie Demker Gothenburg University PhD Sweden, France, Norway Political parties, Ideology, Nationalism, Religion Media Contact
Nandini Deo Lehigh University PhD India, Pakistan, Afghanistan Hindu nationalism, feminism, NGOs 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
Rebecca Fradkin University of Oxford PhD Candidate Kazakhstan, Russia Religion & Politics, Post-Communist Politics, Authoritarian Regimes, Nation Building, Kazakhstan, Russia Media Contact
Amanda Friesen Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis PhD political psychology, gender and politics, religion and politics Media Contact
Andra Gillespie Emory University PhD United States 2016 Election; African American Politics; Minority Politics; Political Participation; Deracialization; Campaigns and Elections; Political Leadership 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
Anna Grzymala-Busse Stanford University PhD Poland, Eastern Europe church and state, authoritarian politics, political parties, nationalism, state building Media Contact
Andrea Hatcher Sewanee: The University of the South PhD American congressional leadership, constitutional law, Evangelical politics, British Evangelicals Media Contact
Lisel Hintz Cornell University PhD Turkey, Turkey-Syria-ISIS, Turkey-EU, Kurdish region, Middle East Turkey, identity, foreign policy, Kurds, Syria, protest dynamics, social movements Media Contact
Amanda Hollis-Brusky Pomona College PhD United States Supreme Court, gun control, federalism, separation of powers, executive power, unitary executive theory, conservative legal movement, Originalism, constitutional law, reproductive rights, affirmative action, war powers, 2016 Election, campaign finance, conservative Christian legal movement, legal education, legal profession, the Federalist Society Media Contact
Mirya Holman Tulane University PhD gender, stereotypes, urban politics, mayors, experiments, research methods, sheriffs, political ambition Media Contact
Farida Jalalzai Oklahoma State University PhD Hillary Clinton; women presidents; women prime ministers; women's empowerment; Dilma Rousseff; Muslim Americans Media Contact
Friederike Luise Kelle University of Konstanz PhD self-determination, territory, political violence, nonviolence, secession, religion, sovereignty referendums 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
Esen Kirdis Rhodes College PhD Middle East, North Africa, Turkey, democratization, Islamic movements, Islamic parties, judicial politics No Media Contact
Karrie Koesel University of Notre Dame PhD China, Russia Chinese politics, Russian politics, religion and politics, comparative authoritarianism, civic and political education 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
Jeanine Kraybill California State University, Bakersfield PhD religion and politics, gender and politics, the presidency, political rhetoric Media Contact
Nazita Lajevardi University of California, San Diego PhD Candidate USA Race, Turnout, Voter ID Laws, Muslim Americans, Political Representation, Political Behavior Media Contact
Ashley E. Leinweber Missouri State University PhD Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) African Politics, Islam, non-state actors, weak states, international organizations, United Nations Media Contact
Cecelia Lynch University of California, Irvine PhD Media Contact
Michele Margolis University of Pennsylvania PhD Media Contact
Alison McQueen Stanford University PhD apocalypse, catastrophe, history of political thought, methods of textual interpretation, political realism, political theory, religion, religious violence Media Contact
Pupak Mohebali University of York PhD Candidate Iran, U.S. International relations, security studies, nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation, Foreign Policy Analysis, Middle East studies 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
Tova Norlen Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) PhD 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
Elizabeth Nugent Princeton University PhD Candidate Egypt, Tunisia Middle East Politics, Political Behavior, Political Psychology, Authoritarian Regimes, Political Islam, Religion and Politics, Repression 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
Elizabeth Oldmixon University of North Texas PhD Unites States, Ireland, Israel Media Contact
Sumita Pahwa Scripps College PhD Egypt, India Islamism, Social movements No Media Contact
Yolanda Pierce Princeton Theological Seminary PhD Media Contact
Melina Platas Izama Stanford University, NYU Abu Dhabi 2016-- PhD Candidate Uganda education, Islam in Africa, health, Africa, foreign aid Media Contact
Kanica Rakhra Jawaharlal Nehru University PhD Candidate India, Iran, South Asia, Middle East Emotions, Prestige, Norms, Political Psychology, Social Identity, Nuclear Politics, Nuclear Disarmament, South Asia, Middle East 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
Ani Sarkissian Michigan State University PhD Turkey, Armenia religion and politics, Islam, authoritarianism, democratization, civil society No Media Contact
Jillian Schwedler Hunter College and the Graduate Center, CUNY PhD Jordan, Yemen 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
Allyson Shortle University of Oklahoma PhD United States Public opinion, political psychology, immigration opposition, religious nationalism, anti-GMO attitudes 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
Maria Snegovaya Columbia University PhD Candidate Eastern Europe (Hungary, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Ukraine) Russia, Ukraiine, radical right, comparative politics, autocracies, foreign policy 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
Ratan Sudha Augusta University PhD 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
Laura Vinson Oklahoma State University PhD Nigeria African politics, Nigeria, ethnic and religious conflict, power-sharing institutions, Pentecostal-charismatic resurgence, humanitarianism 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
Anne Wolf University of Oxford PhD Candidate Tunisia, Morocco political Islam, terrorism, Ansar al-Sharia, Tunisia's Ennahda, Tunisia's Nidaa Tounes and secular party politics, elections, democratization, Moroccan foreign policy, Moroccan religious reforms, religious education in Morocco Media Contact
Corri Zoli Syracuse University PhD Quantitative Conflict, Laws of Armed Conflict, International Humanitarian Law, International Law, International Security, Security Studies, Terrorism, Islamic Studies, Mixed Methods, Qualitative Methods, U.S. Military and Defense Policy, U.S. Servicemembers and Veterans 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