Publications /

Scholars, Policymakers, and International Affairs: Finding Common Cause by Abraham F. Lowenthal and Mariano E. Bertucci

Finding Pathways: Mixed-Method Research for Studying Causal Mechanisms by Nick Weller and Jeb Barnes

The Cartographic State: Maps, Territory, and the Origins of Sovereignty by Jordan Branch 

Research Opportunities

CIS provides several research and funding opportunities for its faculty members and students. 

Member Spotlight /

Saori Katada
Associate Professor of International Relations, USC

Wayne Sandholtz
Professor of Law and John A. McCone Professor of International Relations, USC

Benjamin Pasquale
CIS Hayward R. Alker Postdoctoral Fellow 2014-15

Tyler Curley
CIS Dissertation Fellow 2014-15



Upcoming Events

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Video Archive

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