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Ph.D. Placements


Ethan Busby Clemson University Assistant Professor
Marco Bocchese University of Illinois Chicago Adjunct Lecturer
Javier Burdman Goethe University Frankfurt Postdoctoral Researcher
Lucy Cane Beloit College Postdoctoral Researcher
Gent Carrabregu Duke University Postdoctoral Researcher
Sidra Hamidi Stanford University Postdoctoral Researcher

Buddhika Jayamaha

University of Wisconsin  Postdoctoral Researcher

Katrin Katz

Georgetown University Visiting Lecturer
Jahara Matisek United States Air Force Academy Assistant Professor



Abdeta Beyene Centre for Dialogue, Research, and Cooperation - Addis Abba Executive Director                                    
Charles Clarke Community Activism Law Alliance - Chicago Staff Attorney
Erin Lockwood University of California at Irvine

Assistant Professor

M. Christopher Sardo                        University of California at Irvine

Professor of Instruction        

Swati Srivastava Purdue University

Assistant Professor

Mara Suttmann-Lea Connecticut College

Assistant Professor

Rachel Sweet Harvard School of Business

Postdoctoral Fellow

Julia Valdes University of California at Irvine

Postdoctoral Researcher


D.J. Flynn Dartmouth College                                                                Postdoctoral Fellow                                   
Kevin Levay                                      FrameWorks Institute, Washington DC Researcher
Heather Madonia Direct Opinions Research Analyst
Rahul Mediratta Brown University Postdoctoral Fellow
Sally Nuamah Princeton University Postdoctoral Fellow
Mona Oraby Amherst College Assistant Professor of Law, Jurisprudence & Social Thought
Silvia Otero Bahamon Universidad del Rosario, Bogotá, Colombia Assistant Professor
Ari Shaw Gill Foundation Program Officer
Desiree Weber College of Wooster Assistant Professor
Dong Zhang Lingnan University Assistant Professor


Mert Arslanalp                           Bogazici University                                                                       Assistant Professor
Gustavo Duncan Cruz                             Universidad de los Andes Assistant Professor
Jennifer Forestal Stockton College Assistant Professor
Valerie Freeland Simon Fraser University Postdoctoral Fellow
Mauro Gilli Dartmouth College Postdoctoral Researcher
Olivier Henripin Loyola University, Chicago Assistant Professor
Aditi Malik Pennsylvania State University

Postdoctoral Researcher

Rachel Moskowitz Trinity College

Assistant Professor

Kevin Mullinix Appalachian State University Assistant Professor
Andre Munro ScotiaBank Senior Manager, Insights and Analytics (2017)
Maavi Norman IRIS International Consulting, LLC President
David Steinberg Johns Hopkins University (SAIS) Assistant Professor
Daniel Szarke United States Air Force Academy Assistant Professor


Laura De Olden                                                    Princeton University                                                                                    Postdoctoral Research Associate and Lecturer in International and Public Affairs
Marissa Brookes                                                   University of California, Riverside Assistant Professor
Ross Carroll University of Exeter Permanent Lecturer of Political Theory 
Jesse Dillon Savage Trinity College, Dublin Assistant Professor
Elise Dufief Transparency International Project Officer
Diego Finchelstein Business School of Universidad de San Andres Assistant Professor
Khairunnisa Mohamedali Ideas Couture, Toronto Resident Ethnographer
Jackie McAllister Kenyon College Assistant Professor
Menaka Philips Tulane University Professor of Practice
Joshua Robsion Aarhus University Postdoctoral Researcher


Emily Alvarez                                     National Opinion Research Center
Sean Burns Northwestern University – Qatar Lecturer in Residence                                     
Julieta Suarez Cao Pontifica Universidad Catolica de Chile Assistant Professor
Meredith Czaplewski National Opinion Research Center
Mneesha Gellman Emerson College Assistant Professor
Brian Harrison  Northwestern University Lecturer
Samara Klar University of Arizona Assistant Professor
Cari Hennessy Harry S. Truman College, Chicago Director of Strategic Initiatives
Romain Malejacq Columbia University Visiting Scholar
Juan Olmeda El Colegio de Mexico Assistant Professor
David Steinberg University of Oregon Assistant Professor
Christopher Swarat Center for International Business at California State University, Fullerton Director
Salvador Vazquez del Maercado Office of the President of Mexico Director of Public Opinion
Martin Walter InterAmerican Development Bank Assistant Professor
Ariel Zellman Bar Ilan University Assistant Professor


Student Name Institution Position
Jennifer Cyr University of Arizona                                                                                            Assistant Professor
Christopher Day College of Charleston Assistant Professor
Laura Ephraim Williams College Assistant Professor
Florencia Guerzovich Transparency Accountability Initiative Program Officer
Andrew Kelly California State University, East Bay Assistant Professor
Erin Kimball Damman Florida International University Assistant Professor
Kendra Koivu Univeristy of New Mexico Assistant Professor
Thomas Leeper The London School of Economics Associate Professor (2017)
Douglas Thompson University of South Carolina Assistant Professor
Toby Bolsen Georgia State University Assistant Professor
Michelle Christensen Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service Analyst in Government Organization and Management
Francesco Ragazzi Leiden University Assistant Professor
Kai Zeng Institutional Clients Group, Citigroup Inc. Associate
Natacha Lemasle Fragile States and Social Development Unit, World Bank Social Development Specialist
David Tully US Department of State, Foreign Affairs Research Analyst
Demetra Kasimis University of Chicago Assistant Professor
Lee Seymour Université de Montréal Associate Professor
Birol Baskan Qatar University Assistant Professor
Daniel Bergen Michigan State University Assistant Professor
Jean-Francois Godbout University of Montreal - Political Science Department Assistant Professor
Dukhong Kim University of Illinois at Chicago Visiting Assistant Professor
Ji Li Rutgers University School of Law Assistant Professor
Lida Maxwell Trinity College Tenure Track Position
Claire Metelits William and Mary Visiting Professor
Ella Myers University of Utah Assistant Professor
Aili Tripp University of Wisconsin - Madison Assistant Professor,Director, Center for Research on Gender and Women
Angela Maione McGill University Associate Professor and William Dawson Scholar, Director, McGill Inst for the Study of Canada
Pierre Martin University of Montreal Assistant Professor
Catherine Paden Simmons College Assistant Professor
Patrick Johnston RAND Corporation Political Scientist
Rebecca Oliver Miami University Assistant Professor
Christopher Skeaff University of Michigan MSF Postdoctoral Fellow
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