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Graduate Students

Georgia Nilsson
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, American Politics
Office Hours: By appointment.
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362 Commons Center
Nicole Audette
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, International Relations
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331 Commons Center
Specializations: African Post-Conflict Reconstruction, International Development, Public Diplomacy
Nicholas Bednar
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics,
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: Bureaucracy; Public Administration; Separation of Powers; Immigration; Courts; Administrative Law
Anna C. Carella
Graduate Student
Fields of study: International Relations, Political Theory
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314 Commons Center
Specializations: Feminist Theory, Global Justice, Development Studies
Kaitlen Cassell
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics,
Office Hours: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. on Tuesdays.
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304E Commons Center
Specializations: Latin America
Oscar Castorena
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Tuesdays 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and by appointment.
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304K Commons Center
Specializations: Latin American Politics, Political Economy of Development, Representation and Accountability, Public Opinion.
ChaeEun Cho
Graduate Student
Fields of study: International Relations, Political Methodology
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: International Conflicts, Nuclear Deterrence, Political Communication, Text Analysis
 Lauren Chojnacki
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
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315 Commons Center
David Conner
Graduate Student
Fields of study: International Relations, Political Methodology
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331 Commons Center
Specializations: Civil Conflict, Weapons Markets, Strategic Decision Making
Maggie Deichert
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Mondays 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
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362 Commons Center
Specializations: Political Psychology, Decision Making, Experimental Methods
Shashwat Dhar
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics,
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: Political Behavior, Ethnic Politics, South Asia
Haonan Dong
Graduate Student
Fields of study: International Relations,
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: International Strategic Decision Making, Political Economy, and Social and Political Violence
Andrew Engelhardt
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
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331 Commons Center
Specializations: Political Behavior
Claire Evans
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Wednesdays 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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304E Commons Center
Specializations: Political Behavior and Public Opition in Latin America
Rachael Firestone
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics,
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: Political Behavior and Political Psychology
Margaret Frost
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, International Relations
Office Hours: Mondays 10:00-11:00 a.m., Fridays 9:30-11:30 a.m., and by appointment
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304K Commons Center
Specializations: Social and Political Violence; Latin American Politics; Civil Conflict
Rich Hagner
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, International Relations
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331 Commons Center
Spencer Hall
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Mondays 10:00-11:00 a.m., Fridays 9:30-11:30 a.m., and by appointment  
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331 Commons Center
Michael Jude Hendricks
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Comparative Politics
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: Citizen Initiatives, Electoral Studies, Social Dissent
Dylan Irons
Graduate Student
Fields of study: International Relations,
Office Hours: Tuesdays from 12:00 - 2:00 pm
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323 Commons Center
Specializations: North Korea, Refugee Issues, Humanitarian Aid, Political Economy, East Asia, International Security
HeeJu Jang
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Wednesdays 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., and by appointment.
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304E Commons Center
Specializations: Immigration, China, Voting
Seung Ho Jung
Graduate Student
Fields of study: International Relations, Political Methodology
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: International Security and International Relations of East Asia
 Stephanie Kang
Graduate Student
Fields of study: International Relations,
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: International Security, Alliance Politics, Crisis Bargaining
Sangeun Cecilia Kim
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Thursdays 2:00-4:00 pm
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304K Commons Center
Specializations: African Politics
Sara M. Kirshbaum
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics,
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315 Commons Center
Alex Lawhorne
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Comparative Politics
Office Hours: Mondays 1:00 - 3:00 pm
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: Political Behavior, Political Geography, Political Psychology, State and Local Governments, Public Policy
Whitney Lopez-Hardin
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, American Politics
Email Specializations: Public Opinion and Migration
Xinru Ma
Graduate Student
Fields of study: International Relations, Comparative Politics
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300 Commons Center
Specializations: Nationalism, Protests, Maritime Disputes, East Asian Security, Formal and Computational Methods
James Martherus
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: By appointment
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301D Commons Center
Specializations: Public Opinion; Political Psychology
Meredith McLain
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics,
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: American Political Institutions; Campaigns and Elections
Sebastian A. Meyer
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Thursdays 2:00 - 4:00 pm
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304K Commons Center
Euiyoung Emily Noh
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics,
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304J Commons Center
Specializations: Political Behavior; Political Violence
Daniela Osorio Michel
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Mondays 2:00 to 4:00 pm or by appointment
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304A Commons Center
 Christopher Piper
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
Specializations: American Institutions
Mariana Ramírez Bustamante
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology

315 Commons Center
Specializations: Crime and Insecurity; Social and Political Violence; Latin American Politics
Isaac Riddle
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics,
Office Hours: Mondays 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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331 Commons Center
Facundo E. Salles Kobilanski
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
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304A Commons Center
Specializations: Latin American Politics
Laura M. Sellers
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, American Politics
Office Hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., and by appointment.
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304J Commons Center
Specializations: Immigration, Latin America
Michael Shepherd
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
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301D Commons Center
Specializations: American Political Institutions; Campaigns and Elections; Representation; Public Policy
Darrian Stacy
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: By appointment
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301D Commons Center
Mary Catherine Sullivan
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Wednesdays 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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301D Commons Center
 Rebecca Townsley
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Political Theory, Comparative Politics
Office Hours: Wednesdays 12:00 - 2:00 pm (Open); Thursdays 12:00 - 3:00 pm (preferably by appointment, but will be available)
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: Feminist Theory, Social Justice and Human Rights, SGBV, Feminist Political Economy, Development Studies
 Katerina Traut
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Political Theory,
Office Hours: Wednesdays 2:00 - 3:00 pm
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304K Commons Center
Specializations: Feminist Theory, Race Politics, Violence
Marc Trussler
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Thursdays 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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331 Commons Center
Specializations: Political Communication; Political Psychology; Public Opinion; Electoral Studies; Systems of Representation
Sheahan G. Virgin
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Comparative Politics
Office Hours: by appointment
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301D Commons Center
Specializations: Electoral Rules and Reform; Campaigns and Voting Behavior; Electoral College
Bryce Williams-Tuggle
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Thursdays 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and by appointment.
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304E Commons Center
Specializations: Political Behavior, Latin American Politics
Adam Wolsky
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics,
Office Hours: Tuesdays 2:00 - 4:00 pm
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304A Commons Center
Specializations: Latin America, Political Behavior
Heesun Yoo
Graduate Student
Fields of study: International Relations, Political Methodology
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348 Commons Center
Specializations: Political Economy of Conflict; Formal Methods.