Andy Halterman | new methods for text analysis; civil war
Marsin Alshamary | religion; rebellion; Iraq; Shi'i Islam
Matt Cancian | soldier psychology; irregular warfare; Kurdistan
Aidan Milliff | responses to experiencing violence; South Asia; Chicago
Nasir Almasri | social movements facing repression; Middle East
Kacie Miura (defended 2020), Assistant Professor, University of San Diego | security dimensions of IPE; China
Andrew Miller (defended 2020), Assistant Professor, United States Naval Academy | criminal groups; virtual reality methods for surveys; Lagos; Baltimore
Vincent Bauer (Stanford, defended 2019), Center for Naval Analyses | military doctrine; counter-insurgency; Iraq war
Elizabeth Dekeyser (defended 2019), Postdoc, Institute for Advanced Studies in Toulouse | Islam in France; minority integration
Michael Freedman (defended 2019), Postdoc at Hebrew University; Assistant Professor, University of Haifa | religion; conflict; voting; Israel
Marika Landau-Wells (defended 2018), Postdoc at Saxelab MIT; Assistant Professor, UC Berkeley | threat perception; neuroscience; security studies
George Yin (Harvard, defended 2017), Postdoc at Dartmouth | IR theory
Santiago Segarra, 2016-2018, co-supervised with Ali Jadbabaie. Assistant Professor, Rice University (Electrical Engineering).
Roozbeh Safshekan, 2019-.
Letters of Recommendation
17.41. Introduction to International Relations (Undergraduate)
An introduction to theories and evidence on the causes of conflict and cooperation in the international system.
17.568. Comparative Politics and International Relations of the Middle East (Graduate)
A seminar covering major themes and works in the field of Middle East Politics.
17.850. Political Science Scope and Method (Graduate)
An introduction to research design and research practice for graduate students.
17.426. Empirical Models in IR (Graduate)
A survey of statistical methodology as it is applied in the field of International Relations.