International Relations

Marco Bocchese

  • Program Area(s):  International Relations
  • Dissertation Title: Justice cooperatives: Explaining state attituteds toward the International Criminal Court
  • Dissertation Committee: Will Reno (chair); Rachel Riedl; Ana Arjona
  • E-mail:  m-bocchese2010@nlaw.northwestern.edu

Eddine Bouyahi

Owen Brown

Owen Brown

Andrew Day

Brian Dempsey

Horia Dijmarescu

Horia Dijmarescu

Christopher Dinkel

Christopher Dinkel

Ceyda Erten

Joshua M. Freedman

Joshua M. Freedman
  • Program Area(s):  International Relations
  • Dissertation Title: The Recognition Dilemma in World Politics
  • Dissertation Committee: Ian Hurd (Chair), Karen Alter, Elizabeth Shakman Hurd
  • E-mail:  joshua.freedman@northwestern.edu

William French

Gina Giliberti

Sidra Hamidi

Sidra Hamidi
  • Program Area(s):  Methods; International Relations
  • Dissertation Title: The Politics of Nuclearity: Identity Relations in the Global Nuclear Regime
  • Dissertation Committee: Ian Hurd (chair), James Mahoney, Wendy Pearlman, Sumit Ganguly (external at Indiana University)
  • E-mail:  sidrahamidi2017@u.northwestern.edu

Nathalia Justo

Hye Yun Kang

Hye Yun Kang
  • Program Area(s):  Political Theory; International Relations
  • Dissertation Title: Unintended Intentions: The Paradox of Security
  • Dissertation Committee: Michael Loriaux, Will Reno, Lars Tønder
  • E-mail:  hyekang2016@u.northwestern.edu

Katrin Katz

Katrin Katz
  • Program Area(s):  International Relations
  • Dissertation Title: Nationalism and Territorial Conflict in an Era of Interdependence: Explaining the Dynamics of Northeast Asia's Island Disputes
  • Dissertation Committee: Hendrik Spruyt (chair); Jonathan Caverley; Wendy Pearlman; Victor Cha (Georgetown)
  • E-mail:  katrinkatz@u.northwestern.edu

Yoes C. Kenawas

Yoes C. Kenawas

Bo Won Kim

Christa Kuntzelman

Christa Kuntzelman

Yoonjeong Kwon

Charles Lenoir

Elizabeth Linn

Elizabeth Linn

Erin Lockwood

Erin Lockwood
  • Program Area(s):  International Relations; Political Theory
  • Dissertation Title: The Construction of Financial Authority: Authoritative Practices in the OTC Derivatives Market before and after the Crisis
  • Dissertation Committee: Ian Hurd (co-chair), Stephen C. Nelson (co-chair), Bruce Carruthers
  • E-mail:  erinlockwood2011@u.northwestern.edu

Jahara "Franky" Matisek

Jahara "Franky" Matisek
  • Program Area(s):  International Relations; Comparative Politics
  • Dissertation Title: The Development of Strong Militaries in Africa: The Role of History and Institutions
  • Dissertation Committee: Will Reno, Marina Henke, and Paul Staniland (University of Chicago)
  • E-mail:  JaharaMatisek2018@u.northwestern.edu

Mona Oraby

Mona Oraby
  • Program Area(s):  Political Theory; Law and Politics; International Relations
  • Dissertation Title: The Difference That Affiliation Makes: Religious Conversion, Minorities, and the Rule of Law
  • Dissertation Committee: Elizabeth Shakman Hurd (Chair), Mary Dietz, Jessica Winegar, Hussein Ali Agrama (University of Chicago)
  • E-mail:  moraby@u.northwestern.edu

Ayodeji Perrin

David Peyton

David Peyton
  • Program Area(s):  International Relations; Comparative Politics
  • Dissertation Title: Warfare, Municipal Development, and the Congolese State Building Project: Explaining Institutional Variation in North Kivu’s Conflict-Affected Cities
  • E-mail:  davidpeyton@u.northwestern.edu

Michael Povilus

Michael Povilus

Sabina Satriyani Puspita

Sabina Satriyani Puspita

Caroline De Lima E Silva

Caroline De Lima E Silva

Swati Srivastava

Swati Srivastava
  • Program Area(s):  International Relations
  • Dissertation Title: Configurations of Sovereignty: Public-Private Authority Negotiations in World Politics
  • Dissertation Committee: Ian Hurd (chair), James Mahoney, Mary Dietz, Bruce Carruthers
  • E-mail:  swati@u.northwestern.edu

Rachel V. Sweet

Rachel V. Sweet
  • Program Area(s):  Comparative Politics; International Relations
  • Dissertation Title: Institutional Choice in Civil War: Rebel Tactics for Managing Political Disorder
  • Dissertation Committee: William Reno (Chair),Hendrik Spruyt, James Mahoney, Rachel Riedl, Koen Vlassenroot
  • Phone:  USA (312) 771-5899; DRC +243 993955010
  • E-mail:  rachelvsweet@u.northwestern.edu

M. Lena Trabucco