POIR Alumni

ALUMNI YEAR OF GRADUATION CURRENT PLACEMENT DISSERTATION TITLE
Jeffrey R. Fields  2007 Department of Defense
Senior Analyst
Adversaries and Statecraft: Explaining U.S. Foreign Policy toward Rogue States
Yitan Li  2008 Seattle University
Assistant Professor
A two-level analysis of foreign policy decision making: An empirical investigation of the case of China-Taiwan
Amy Margaret Below  2008 Oregon State University
Assistant Professor
Decisions to Ratify the Kyoto Protocol: A Latin American Perspective on Poliheuristic Theory
Weixia Chen  2008 Stephen F. Austin State University
Assistant Professor
Compliance and Compromise: The Jurisprudence of Gender Pay Equity

 

Jillian Anne Medeiros  2009 University of New Mexico
Assistant Professor
Health Care for all? Anti-Latino and Anti-Immigrant Attitudes, Health Care Policy, and the Latino Community
Jarrod Nicholas Hayes  2009 Georgia Institute of Technology
Assistant Professor
Securitizing the Democratic Peace
Jason S. Enia  2009 Sam Houston State University
Assistant Professor

Shaking the foundations of violent civil conflict: institutions, disasters, and the political economies of state-rebel interaction

David Edward Bridge  2010 Baylor University
Assistant Professor
Dissertation on Congressional policy preferences and outcomes
Jenifer Mari Whitten-Woodring  2010 University of Massachusetts, Lowell
Assistant Professor
The fabled fourth estate: Media freedom, democracy and human rights
Adrian Felix  2010 UC Santa Cruz
Assistant Professor
Transnational (After)life: Migrant Transnationalism & Engagement in U.S. & Mexican Politics
Nukhet Ahu Sandal  2010 Ohio University
Assistant Professor
Religious Actors as Epistemic Communities in Conflict Transformation: The Case of Northern Ireland
Nadejda K. Marinova 2011 Wayne State
Assistant Professor

House of Lebanon: How host states use diasporas---the George W. Bush Administration and the Lebanese-American lobby

Wenyu Li 2011  

Catastrophe or adaptation? Explaining the impacts of resource scarcity and adaptability on political instability

Cintia Veronica Quiliconi 2011 FLASCO
Principal Investigator
Postdoctoral Research
Bilateralism in a globalized world: Trade agreements among North-South partners in the Americas
Zeynep Sahin 2011 Gediz University
Assistant Professor

The political representation of Kurdish, Kemalist, and conservative Muslim women in Turkey (1990--2010)

Christina Marie Gray 2011 University of Southern California
Associate Director

Efficient passions: Care and justice ethics in international human rights advocacy

Hong Pang 2011 Utah Valley University
Assistant Professor
The political economy of implementation: Intellectual property rights protection across the world
Daniel Joseph Tauss 2011 University of Louisville
Scholar in Residence

The long waltz: Temporal horizons and strategic decisions in US-China relations

Deniz Cakirer 2012 University of Southern California
Lecturer

Neo-liberal hegemony and re-construction of Islamic community discourses in Turkey: The cases of the Gulen and Erenkoy communities

Jesse John Mills 2012 El Camino College Compton Center, Instructor of Political Science

Racing to refuge: Ethnicity, gendered violence, and Somali youth in San Diego

Rook Kelly Campbell 2012 University of Southern California
Lecturer
Global Governance of Sport in a Digital Age: The Political Economy of Sport Integrity Regulation 
Jamie William Simcox 2012 KPMG Glasgow Investment Analyst   Powellism, Thatcherism and the Post-War Conservative Party, 1945-87: The Party As The Site of Ideological Transition 
Maria Armoudian  2013

University of Auckland 
Lecturer

The Politics of Transformation: Mass Media & the Northern Ireland Peace Process
Katherine Chu  2013   CSU Dominguez Hills Enjoying Bird-Caged Press Freedom: A Study of Film and Media Industries in China After 1978 and Its Soft Power 
Parker Hevron 2013  Texas Women’s University
Assistant Professor
The Framing of Litigation: Mass Media and the Social Construction of Law
Minna Jia  2013 

Survey Research Laboratory,                       Florida State University,
Director

Political Identity and Political Participation: China's Post -80's Generation 
Deniz Kuru  2013    A disciplinary history of International Relations (IR) in Europe: The Development of the IR discipline in Germany and France
Ronald Osborn  2013

Wellesley College
Postdoctoral Fellow

Nihilism''s Conscience: Searching for the Good After Darwin, Marx, and Nietzsche
Ekaterina Svyatets  2013 

University of Southern California/ Chapman University Lecturer

Power, Profits, and Politics: Energy Cooperation and Conflict in Eurasia
Christina Wagner-Faegri 2013 

Pepperdine University Lecturer 

Reconstituting the Fiscal Bargain:  The Politics of Taxation in Latin America's Emerging Markets 

Michael Perez 2013  

Budget Institutions and the Positive Theory of Fiscal Policy 

Jessica (Chia-yueh) Liao 2013

Monash University
Lecturer

Trade and Legalization in East Asia: Government Business Collaboration in Trade Dispute Settlement 

Roozbeh Baker 2014

University of Surrey
Lecturer in Law

Towards an Inter-Disciplinary Approach to the Study of Transnational Relations
Xiangfeng Yang 2014 University of North Georgia Assistant Professor  China and Japan in Global Governance 
Justin Berry 2014 Kalamazoo College Assistant Professor  Changing Political Attitudes and Behavior in a Diverse America: Incorporating Individual and Contextual Determinants 
Mariano Bertucci 2014

Tulane University Postdoctoral Fellow 

Habits and Policy: Explaining Foreign Policy (In)stability in South America 
Chin-Hao Huang 2014

Yale-NUS College
Assistant Professor 

Status, Security, and Socialization:Explaining Change in Chinese Compliance in International Institutions