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Profiles of users whose last name starts with A

  1. Mohammed Abu-Nimer

    Mohammed Abu-Nimer, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Mohammed Abu-Nimer, of the International Peace and Conflict Resolution program, serves as Director o… More

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    (202) 885-1656

  2. Amitav Acharya

    Amitav Acharya, Distinguished Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    AMITAV ACHARYA is the UNESCO Chair in Transnational Challenges and Governance and Distinguished Prof… More

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    (202) 885-3153

  3. Robert Adcock

    Robert Adcock, Professorial Lecturer

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  4. Akbar Ahmed

    Akbar Ahmed, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Ambassador Akbar Ahmed is the Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies at American University in Washing… More

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    (202) 885-1641

  5. Boaz Atzili

    Boaz Atzili, Associate Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Boaz Atzili is the Director of the SIS Doctoral Program. He is a political scientist who researc… More

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    (202) 885-1648

  6. Adam Auerbach

    Adam Auerbach, Assistant Professor

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    Auerbach’s research and teaching interests include the political economy of development, local gover… More

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Profiles of users whose last name starts with B

  1. Jeffrey Bachman

    Jeffrey Bachman, Professorial Lecturer

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Jeff Bachman is a Professorial Lecturer in Human Rights and Co-Director of the Ethics, Peace, and Gl… More

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    (202) 885-6826

  2. David Banks

    David Banks, Instructor

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    (202) 885-6724

  3. David Barno

    David Barno, Distinguished Practitioner in Residence

    Lt. Gen. David W. Barno, USA (Ret.) was senior American commander of U.S. and coalition forces in Af… More

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    (202) 885-6163

  4. Shawn Bates

    Shawn Bates, Assistant Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Mr. Bates is an international lawyer, mediator, educator and trainer with over 15 years of experienc… More

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    (202) 885-6169

  5. William Belding

    William Belding, Professorial Lecturer

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  6. Nora Bensahel

    Nora Bensahel, Distinguished Scholar in Residence

    Dr. Nora Bensahel is a widely published expert on U.S. defense policy, military operations and force… More

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    (202) 885-6144

  7. Daniel Bernhofen

    Daniel Bernhofen, Professor

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    Prof. Bernhofen joined the SIS faculty in the Fall of 2013 with a research and teaching expertise in… More

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    (202) 885-6721

  8. Aaron Boesenecker

    Aaron Boesenecker, Assistant Professor

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    Dr. Aaron P. Boesenecker joined the SIS faculty in the fall of 2009.  He teaches across various SIS … More

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    (202) 885-6326

  9. Philip Brenner

    Philip Brenner, Professor

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    Dr. Philip Brenner has published widely on U.S./Cuba relations, U.S./Latin American relations, conte… More

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    (202) 885-1605

  10. Robin Broad

    Robin Broad, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Robin Broad, Professor of International Development, established the International Development P… More

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    (202) 885-1478

  11. Claire Brunel

    Claire Brunel, Assistant Professor

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    Professor Brunel’s research focuses on issues at the intersection of environmental economics and int… More

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    (202) 885-1667

Profiles of users whose last name starts with C

  1. Charles Call

    Charles Call, Associate Professor

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    Dr. Charles “Chuck” Call, an associate professor of International Peace and Conflict Resolution, foc… More

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    (202) 885-1693

  2. Susanna Campbell

    Susanna Campbell, Assistant Professor

    Prof. Campbell’s research and teaching address war-to-peace transitions, peacebuilding, peacekeeping… More

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  3. Lauren Carruth

    Lauren Carruth, Assistant Professor

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    Professor Lauren Carruth is a medical anthropologist specializing in humanitarian assistance, global… More

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    (202) 885-6694

  4. Christine BN Chin

    Christine BN Chin, Professor

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    Dr. Chin’s research and teaching interests are in the political economy of transnational migration, … More

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    (202) 885-6365

  5. Derrick L. Cogburn

    Derrick L. Cogburn, Associate Professor

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    Dr. Derrick L. Cogburn is Associate Professor of International Relations at the School of Internatio… More

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    (202) 885-2400

  6. Elizabeth Cohn

    Elizabeth Cohn, Assistant Professor

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    Dr. Elizabeth Cohn is an Assistant Professor specializing in U.S. foreign policy and Latin America. … More

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    (202) 885-2317

  7. Erin Collins

    Erin Collins, Assistant Professor

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    Professor Collins is a critical and urban geographer. Her work focusses on the political economy and… More

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  8. Ken Conca

    Ken Conca, Professor

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    Dr. Ken Conca’s research and teaching focus on global environmental governance, environmental peaceb… More

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    (202) 885-6391

  9. Dylan Craig

    Dylan Craig, Senior Professorial Lecturer

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    Dylan Craig is a professorial lecturer of International Relations in the School of International Stu… More

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    (202) 885-6193

  10. Alexander Cromwell

    Alexander Cromwell, Instructor

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    Alex Cromwell is an Instructor at the School of International Service and the School of Professional… More

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    (202) 885-6650

  11. Audrey Kurth Cronin

    Audrey Kurth Cronin, Professor

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Profiles of users whose last name starts with D

  1. Keith Darden

    Keith Darden, Associate Professor

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    Prof. Darden’s research focuses on nationalism, state-building, and the politics of Russia, Ukraine … More

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    (202) 885-6729

  2. Maria De Jesus

    Maria De Jesus, Associate Professor

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    Dr. Maria De Jesus brings to AU a wealth of research and teaching experiences in the area of health … More

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    (202) 885-6392

  3. Adam Diamond

    Adam Diamond, Professorial Lecturer

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    Adam Diamond holds a PhD in geography from Rutgers University. His research and teaching interests r… More

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    (202) 885-6226

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    Omekongo Dibinga, Professorial Lecturer

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    Dr. Omékongo Dibinga is the UPstander. His life’s mission is to inspire all across the globe to take… More

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  5. Marion Dixon

    Marion Dixon, Professorial Lecturer

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    Marion Dixon is a member of the International Development Program at American University's School of… More

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Profiles of users whose last name starts with E

  1. Michelle Egan

    Michelle Egan, Professor

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    Professor Michelle Egan teaches a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses including: The Europ… More

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    (202) 885-1764

  2. Doga Eralp

    Doga Eralp, Professorial Lecturer

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    Dr Eralp is a scholar-practitioner of international conflict resolution with more than a decade of e… More

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    (202) 885-6830

  3. Ali Erol

    Ali Erol, Professorial Lecturer

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    Ali Ersen Erol is currently a Professorial Lecturer in the School of International Service. Previous… More

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  4. Daniel Esser

    Daniel Esser, Associate Professor

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    Professor Esser investigates development effectiveness in the context of local, national and global … More

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    (202) 885-1892

Profiles of users whose last name starts with F

  1. Laura Field

    Laura Field, Professorial Lecturer

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    Laura K. Field is a political theorist in the School of International Service. She works on question… More

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    (202) 885-1694

  2. Stephanie Fischer

    Stephanie Fischer, Executive-In-Residence

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    Stephanie Fischer is the Director of Experiential Learning and an Executive in Residence at American… More

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    (202) 885-6829

  3. Jonathan Fox

    Jonathan Fox, Professor

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    Jonathan Fox focuses on the relationship between citizen participation. transparency and accountabil… More

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    (202) 885-6231

  4. Scott Freeman

    Scott Freeman, Professorial Lecturer

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    Dr. Scott Freeman is an environmental anthropologist who works extensively in both Haiti and the Dom… More

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    (202) 885-6685

Profiles of users whose last name starts with G

  1. Carolyn Gallaher

    Carolyn Gallaher, Associate Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    I do research in two distinct areas—organized violence by non-state actors and urban politics In th… More

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    (202) 885-1827

  2. Terra Gargano

    Terra Gargano, Professorial Lecturer

    Dr. Gargano teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in intercultural and cross-cultural communica… More

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    (202) 885-1612

  3. Agustina Giraudy

    Agustina Giraudy, Assistant Professor

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    Professor Giraudy's book, Democrats and Autocrats (Oxford University Press, 2015), explores the mult… More

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    (202) 885-1610

  4. James Goldgeier

    James Goldgeier, Dean

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    James Goldgeier is Dean of the School of International Service at American University. Previously, h… More

    (202) 885-1603

  5. Louis Goodman

    Louis Goodman, Professor and Dean Emeritus, SIS

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    Louis Goodman carries out research on social change and politics in Latin America and in Asia. His c… More

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    (202) 885-1625

  6. T. Garrett Graddy-Lovelace

    T. Garrett Graddy-Lovelace, Assistant Professor

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    Professor Garrett Graddy-Lovelace researches global environmental and agricultural policy and politi… More

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    (202) 885-6269

  7. Hrach Gregorian

    Hrach Gregorian, IPCR Program Director

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    Hrach Gregorian is Practitioner-in-Residence, School of International Service, American University. … More

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    (202) 885-6698

  8. Gerbrand Groen

    Gerbrand Groen, Senior Professorial Lecturer

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    Professor Groen teaches Cross-cultural communication as well as Intercultural Competence at American… More

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    (202) 885-2659

  9. Tamar Gutner

    Tamar Gutner, Associate Professor

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    Professor Gutner's research and teaching interests include international organizations, global envir… More

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    (202) 885-1620

Profiles of users whose last name starts with H

  1. Anders C. Hardig

    Anders C. Hardig, Professorial Lecturer

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    Dr. Anders Härdig is a Professorial Lecturer in the Comparative Politics and Regional Studies (CRS) … More

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    (202) 885-1541

  2. Austin Hart

    Austin Hart, Assistant Professor

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    Austin Hart is Assistant Professor of Quantitative Methods and Coordinator of the Graduate Methods P… More

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    (202) 885-1640

  3. Pek Koon Heng-Blackburn

    Pek Koon Heng-Blackburn, Assistant Professor

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    Dr. Pek Koon Heng teaches courses on International Relations and International Political Economy in … More

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    (202) 885-1688

  4. Randall Henning

    Randall Henning, Professor

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    Professor Henning specializes in the politics and institutions of international economic relations, … More

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    (202) 885-1707

  5. David Hirschmann

    David Hirschmann, Professor

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    Dr. Hirschmann has written approximately 55 publications, with topics including Reengineering and Pe… More

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    (202) 885-1655

  6. Claudia Hofmann

    Claudia Hofmann, Professorial Lecturer

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    Dr Claudia Hofmann is the Director of the Master in International Service (MIS) program at the Schoo… More

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    (202) 885-6728

Profiles of users whose last name starts with J

  1. Patrick Jackson

    Patrick Jackson, Associate Dean for Curriculum and Learning

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    Patrick Thaddeus Jackson is currently Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education and Professor of In… More

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    (202) 885-2036

  2. Ash Jain

    Ash Jain, Professorial Lecturer

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    Ash Jain’s teaching and research focuses on international organizations, global norms, US alliances,… More

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  3. Benjamin Jensen

    Benjamin Jensen, Scholar in Residence

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    Dr. Benjamin M. Jensen’s teaching and research explore the changing character of political violence … More

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    (202) 885-1673

Profiles of users whose last name starts with K

  1. Miles Kahler

    Miles Kahler, Distinguished Professor

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    Kahler is an expert on international politics and international political economy, including interna… More

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    (202) 885-6393

  2. Supriya Karudapuram

    Supriya Karudapuram, Professorial Lecturer

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    Dr.Supriya Karudapuram received her Ph.D from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in Inte… More

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    (202) 885-6688

  3. John Robert Kelley

    John Robert Kelley, Assistant Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    John Robert Kelley is an assistant professor at the School of International Service, American Univer… More

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    (202) 885-1558

  4. Victoria Kiechel

    Victoria Kiechel, Professorial Lecturer

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    Victoria Kiechel, AIA and LEED AP O+M, ID+C, is a practicing architect and native Washingtonian. It’… More

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    (202) 885-6817

  5. John King

    John King, Assistant Professor

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  6. Sarah Knight

    Sarah Knight, Assistant Professor

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    Dr. Sarah Cleeland Knight is Faculty Director of the SIS Honors Program and Assistant Professor at A… More

    (202) 885-1613

Profiles of users whose last name starts with L

  1. Gina Lambright

    Gina Lambright, Professorial Lecturer

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  2. Easten Law

    Easten Law, Professorial Lecturer

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Easten Law's teaching and research focuses on intercultural relations, inter-religious studies, and … More

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    (202) 885-6578

  3. Ji-Young Lee

    Ji-Young Lee, Assistant Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Ji-Young Lee’s research focuses on East Asian international relations, security, and diplomatic … More

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    (202) 885-6561

  4. Carl LeVan

    Carl LeVan, Associate Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    LeVan focuses on comparative political institutions, democratization, and African security.  His boo… More

    (202) 885-2457

  5. Nanette Levinson

    Nanette Levinson, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs

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    Nanette S. Levinson is Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Academic Director of the SIS/Sciences-… More

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    (202) 885-1480

Profiles of users whose last name starts with M

  1. Garret Martin

    Garret Martin, Professorial Lecturer

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    Dr. Garret J. Martin is an Editor at Large at the European Institute, based in Washington, DC, a Boa… More

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    (202) 885-6327

  2. Jordanna Matlon

    Jordanna Matlon, Assistant Professor

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    Dr. Matlon is an urban sociologist interested in questions of race and belonging in Africa and the A… More

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    (202) 885-6720

  3. Julie Mertus

    Julie Mertus, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Professor Julie Mertus has written widely on human rights and gender, conflict, the Balkans, U.S. fo… More

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    (202) 885-2215

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    Claire Metelits, Professorial Lecturer

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    Claire Metelits received her PhD in Political Science from Northwestern University. Her research foc… More

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  5. David Mislan

    David Mislan, Assistant Professor

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    David Bell Mislan joined the SIS faculty in 2011 as an assistant professor. He is affiliated with th… More

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    (202) 885-6134

  6. James Mittelman

    James Mittelman, Distinguished Scholar in Residence and University Professor Emeritus

    James Mittelman is Distinguished Scholar in Residence and University Professor Emeritus. His work fo… More

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    (202) 885-1643

  7. Shadi Mokhtari

    Shadi Mokhtari, Assistant Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Shadi Mokhtari specializes in human rights, Middle East Politics and Political Islam. She has an ext… More

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    (202) 885-6570

  8. Jerome Moriarty II

    Jerome Moriarty II, Instructor

    SIS - School of International Service

    J. Thomas Moriarty II is a professorial lecturer at the School of International Service. Over the ye… More

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    (202) 885-2494

  9. Mirjana Morosini

    Mirjana Morosini, Instructor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Mirjana Morosini is an historian of modern Europe. Her work focuses on comparative history of ethnic… More

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    (202) 885-6827

  10. Shoon Murray

    Shoon Murray, Associate Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Professor Shoon Murray’s writes about the American foreign policy political process. Her most recent… More

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    (202) 885-1630

Profiles of users whose last name starts with N

  1. Simon Nicholson

    Simon Nicholson, Assistant Professor

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    Dr. Simon Nicholson is the director of the Global Environmental Politics program in the School of In… More

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    (202) 885-1614

Profiles of users whose last name starts with O

  1. David Ohls

    David Ohls, Professorial Lecturer

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    Dave Ohls does research on international security and international political economy, with a partic… More

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Profiles of users whose last name starts with P

  1. Nathan Paxton

    Nathan Paxton, Professorial Lecturer

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    Dr. Nathan A. Paxton studies international relations, organizational decisionmaking, global public h… More

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    (202) 885-2460

  2. Randolph Persaud

    Randolph Persaud, Associate Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Persaud is the author and editor of books, articles, and journals, and is currently working on a… More

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    (202) 885-1757

  3. Jennifer Poole

    Jennifer Poole, Assistant Professor

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    Professor Poole’s research and teaching interests fall at the intersection of international trade, l… More

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    (202) 885-6689

  4. Arturo Porzecanski

    Arturo Porzecanski, Distinguished Economist in Residence

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    Dr. Arturo C. Porzecanski, Distinguished Economist in Residence, is an expert in international finan… More

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    (202) 885-1602

Profiles of users whose last name starts with Q

  1. Anthony Quainton

    Anthony Quainton, Distinguished Diplomat in Residence

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    Ambassador Anthony Quainton is the Diplomat-in-Residence and a professor of U.S. Foreign Policy, hav… More

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    (202) 885-1669

Profiles of users whose last name starts with R

  1. Malini Ranganathan

    Malini Ranganathan, Assistant Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr Ranganathan is a critical geographer with a special interest in postcolonial cities. Her scholars… More

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    (202) 885-6901

  2. Rachel Robinson

    Rachel Robinson, Associate Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Robinson is a sociologist and demographer whose research focuses on the politics of population, … More

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    (202) 885-1636

  3. Christopher Rudolph

    Christopher Rudolph, Associate Professor

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    Christopher Rudolph (PhD UCLA) is a political scientist who specializes in international relations. … More

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    (202) 885-1686

Profiles of users whose last name starts with S

  1. Nancy Sachs

    Nancy Sachs, Professorial Lecturer

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    Dr. Nancy Sachs teaches graduate courses in social enterprise, executive leadership, and intercultur… More

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    (202) 885-6687

  2. Tazreena Sajjad

    Tazreena Sajjad, Professorial Lecturer

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Tazreena Sajjad currently serves as Professorial Lecturer in the Global Governance, Politics and… More

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    (202) 885-6572

  3. Vidyamali Samarasinghe

    Vidyamali Samarasinghe, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Vidyamali Samarasinghe is a Professor in the International Development Program of the School of Inte… More

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    (202) 885-1487

  4. Cathy Schneider

    Cathy Schneider, Associate Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Cathy Lisa Schneider writes and teaches on urban politics, comparative social movements, collective … More

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    (202) 885-1666

  5. Daniel Schneider

    Daniel Schneider, Assistant Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Before coming to American University, Professor Daniel Schneider served as a Trial Attorney in the C… More

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    (202) 885-1687

  6. Michael Schroeder

    Michael Schroeder, Professorial Lecturer

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    Michael Schroeder, Professorial Lecturer & Director of the Global Governance, Politics and Security … More

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    (202) 885-1664

  7. Lucia Seybert

    Lucia Seybert, Professorial Lecturer

    SIS-School of Intl Service

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  8. Judith Shapiro

    Judith Shapiro, Director - Dual Degree in Natural Resources and Sustainable Development

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    Dr. Judith Shapiro is on the faculty of the Global Environmental Politics program and directs the Du… More

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    (202) 885-1629

  9. Sally Shelton-Colby

    Sally Shelton-Colby, Diplomat in Residence

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Ambassador Sally Shelton-Colby has held a number of senior positions in the public, corporate and no… More

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    (202) 885-6575

  10. Susan Shepler

    Susan Shepler, Associate Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Shepler's research interests include youth and conflict, reintegration of former child soldiers,… More

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    (202) 885-2454

  11. Rosemary Shinko

    Rosemary Shinko, Acting Associate Dean for Curriculum and Learning

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Shinko is a theorist whose research focuses on the critical interrogation of seminal IR concepts… More

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    (202) 885-2467

  12. Stephen Silvia

    Stephen Silvia, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Stephen Silvia teaches comparative industrial relations, comparative politics, international eco… More

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    (202) 885-2462

  13. Maina Chawla Singh

    Maina Chawla Singh, Scholar in Residence

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Maina Singh has lectured widely at international institutions including Oxford, Cambridge, Yale,… More

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    (202) 885-2488

  14. Sarah Snyder

    Sarah Snyder, Associate Professor

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    Sarah B. Snyder is a historian of U.S. foreign relations who specializes in the history of the Cold … More

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    (202) 885-6587

  15. Andrew Spath

    Andrew Spath, Instructor

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    Andrew Spath joined the SIS faculty in 2014. His teaching and research focus on politics of the Midd… More

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    (202) 885-6208

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    Megan Stewart, Acting Assistant Professor

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    Megan A. Stewart is an Assistant Professor at American University’s School of International Service … More

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Profiles of users whose last name starts with T

  1. Jordan Tama

    Jordan Tama, Assistant Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Jordan Tama specializes in the politics, processes, and institutions of U.S. foreign and nationa… More

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    (202) 885-2332

  2. Stephen Tankel

    Stephen Tankel, Assistant Professor

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    Stephen Tankel is an assistant professor in the School of International Service at American Universi… More

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    (202) 885-2369

  3. Matthew M. Taylor

    Matthew M. Taylor, Associate Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Professor Taylor's research and teaching interests include state capacity, corruption, and Latin Ame… More

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    (202) 885-2474

  4. Amanda Taylor

    Amanda Taylor, Professorial Lecturer

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Amanda Taylor’s research and teaching focus on the intersection of culture, power, and education. Sh… More

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    (202) 885-2496

  5. Susan Thomas

    Susan Thomas, Professorial Lecturer

    SIS - School of International Service

    Trained as an anthropologist of education, Susan Thomas's research background involves the intersect… More

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    (202) 885-6310

  6. Elizabeth Thompson

    Elizabeth Thompson, Professor

    SIS - School of International Service

    Elizabeth F. Thompson is the Mohamed Said Farsi Chair of Islamic Peace at American University. She … More

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  7. J. Ann Tickner

    J. Ann Tickner, Distinguished Scholar in Residence

    J. Ann Tickner joined SIS in September 2012 as a Distinguished Scholar in Residence. She is also a P… More

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  8. Robert Tomasko

    Robert Tomasko, Director, Social Enterprise Program

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Robert Tomasko directs the Social Enterprise Program and holds a faculty appointment at American Uni… More

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    (202) 885-1618

  9. Jessica Trisko Darden

    Jessica Trisko Darden, Assistant Professor

    SIS - School of International Service

    Jessica Trisko Darden is an Assistant Professor with the School of International Service and Directo… More

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    (202) 885-6568

  10. Krista L Tuomi

    Krista L Tuomi, Assistant Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Krista Tuomi is an Assistant Professor associated with the International Economic Relations program … More

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    (202) 885-1684

Profiles of users whose last name starts with V

  1. Shalini Venturelli

    Shalini Venturelli, Associate Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Shalini Venturelli is Associate Professor of International Communication and International Relat… More

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    (202) 885-1635

Profiles of users whose last name starts with W

  1. Eugene Walton

    Eugene Walton, Professorial Lecturer

    SIS - School of International Service

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  2. Anthony Wanis-St. John

    Anthony Wanis-St. John, Associate Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Anthony Wanis-St. John researches international negotiation and mediation: military negotiations… More

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    (202) 885-1544

  3. Paul Wapner

    Paul Wapner, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Professor Paul Wapner’s research focuses on global environmental politics, environmental thought, tr… More

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    (202) 885-1647

  4. Gary Weaver

    Gary Weaver, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    For forty-five years Gary Weaver has been a member of the faculty of the School of International Ser… More

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    (202) 885-1637

  5. Sharon Weiner

    Sharon Weiner, Associate Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Sharon K. Weiner writes about the intersection of organizational politics and U.S. national security… More

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    (202) 885-1634

  6. Barbara Wien

    Barbara Wien, Professorial Lecturer

    SIS - School of Intl Service

    Since 1981, Barbara Wien has worked to stop human rights abuses, violence and war.  She has protecte… More

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  7. Wanda Wigfall-Williams

    Wanda Wigfall-Williams, Assistant Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Wanda Wigfall-Williams has negotiated with terrorists, and facilitated dialogues with paramilita… More

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    (202) 885-2632

  8. Paul Williams

    Paul Williams, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Rebecca Grazier Professor of Law and International RelationsDirector, JD/MA joint degree program.  J… More

    (202) 885-3486

Profiles of users whose last name starts with Y

  1. Thespina Yamanis

    Thespina Yamanis, Assistant Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Thespina (Nina) Yamanis’ professional interests are in identifying the mechanisms that link soci… More

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    (202) 885-6562

  2. Joseph Young

    Joseph Young, Associate Professor and Department Chair, JLC

    SPA - Justice, Law and Criminology

    Professor Young's interests relate to the cross-national causes and consequences of political violen… More

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    (202) 885-2618

Profiles of users whose last name starts with Z

  1. Yang Zhang

    Yang Zhang, Assistant Professor

    SIS - School of International Service

    Professor Yang Zhang’s research covers the areas in comparative historical sociology, contentious po… More

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    (202) 885-1678

  2. Quansheng Zhao

    Quansheng Zhao, Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Quansheng Zhao is Professor of international relations and Chair of Asian Studies Program Resear… More

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    (202) 885-1662

  3. Guy Ziv

    Guy Ziv, Assistant Professor

    SIS-School of Intl Service

    Dr. Guy Ziv is an assistant professor in the School of International Service's U.S. Foreign Policy P… More

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    (202) 885-3147

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