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Graduate Students

Georgia Nilsson
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, American Politics
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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
Jennifer Barnes
Graduate Student
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Commons Center 315
Giovani Bastiani
Graduate Student
Fields of study:
Office Hours: Fall 2020: Thursdays 3:00pm - 5:00pm via Zoom
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Commons Center 315
Nicholas Bednar
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics,
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331 Commons Center
Specializations: Bureaucracy; Public Administration; Separation of Powers; Immigration; Courts; Administrative Law
Kaitlen Cassell
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics,
Office Hours: Spring 2019: By appointment
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304E Commons Center
Specializations: Latin America
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
Office Hours: Fall 2019: Mondays 9:00am - 11:00am
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300 Commons Center
 Mark Conklin
Graduate Student
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Commons Center 315
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
Shashwat Dhar
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, American Politics
Office Hours: Spring 2020: Wednesdays 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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304K 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
Claire Evans
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Spring 2019: Thursdays 1:30-3:00 pm
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304E Commons Center
Specializations: Political Behavior and Public Opinion in Latin America
Margaret Frost
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, International Relations
Office Hours: Spring 2019: 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: Spring 2019: Thursdays 11:00 am - 1:00 pm  
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331 Commons Center
Michael Jude Hendricks
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Comparative Politics
Office Hours: Spring 2019: Wednesdays 1:10pm-2:10pm; Fridays 10:30am-12:30pm
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: Citizen Initiatives, Electoral Studies, Social Dissent
Colin Henry
Graduate Student
Fields of study:
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Commons Center 315
Dylan Irons
Graduate Student
Fields of study: International Relations,
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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: Spring 2019: Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-2 pm or 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
Sangeun Cecilia Kim
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Spring 2019: Mondays 1-3pm
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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
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: Political Behavior, Political Geography, Political Psychology, State and Local Governments, Public Policy
James Martherus
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Fall 2019: Tuesdays 10:00m - 12:00pm
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301D Commons Center
Specializations: Public Opinion; Political Psychology
Meredith McLain
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics,
Office Hours: Spring 2019: Wednesdays 2:00 - 4:00 pm
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315 Commons Center
Specializations: American Political Institutions; Campaigns and Elections
Mellissa Meisels
Graduate Student
Fields of study:
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Commons Center 315
 Richard Montcalm
Graduate Student
Fields of study:
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Commons Center 315
Euiyoung Emily Noh
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics,
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304A Commons Center
Specializations: Political Engagement; Education; Public Opinion
Daniela Osorio Michel
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
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304A Commons Center
Christopher Piper
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Fall 2019: Wednesdays 1:30pm - 3:00pm and Fridays 9:30am - 11:00am
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315 Commons Center
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,
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331 Commons Center
Facundo E. Salles Kobilanski
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Fall 2019: Thursdays 3:00pm - 5:00pm
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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: Spring 2019: by appointment
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304J Commons Center
Specializations: Immigration, Latin America
Michael Shepherd
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Fall 2020: By appointment via Zoom
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301D Commons Center
Specializations: American Political Institutions; Campaigns and Elections; Representation; Public Policy
Shelby Buono Shumard
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
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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: Fall 2019: Tuesdays 10:00am - 1:00pm
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301D Commons Center
Rebecca Townsley
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Political Theory, Comparative Politics
Office Hours: Spring 2019: Wednesdays 1:10 - 2:10 pm and Thursdays by appointment.
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312 Commons Center
Specializations: Political Violence, Displacement, Political Exculsion, Race & Gender
Katerina Traut
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Political Theory, Comparative Politics
Office Hours: Fall 2020: Wednesdays 3:00pm - 4:00pm via Zoom
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304K Commons Center
Specializations: race, Africana and feminist methodologies, historical political economy, governance, space, and geography
Alexander Tripp
Graduate Student
Fields of study: Comparative Politics, Political Methodology
Email Specializations: Latin American Politics, Comparative Political Economy, Democratization
Sierra Wiese
Graduate Student
Fields of study: American Politics, Political Methodology
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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: Fall 2019: Wednesdays 11:00am - 1:00pm
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304A Commons Center
Specializations: Latin America, Political Behavior
Heesun Yoo
Graduate Student
Fields of study: International Relations, Political Methodology
Office Hours: Spring 2019: Mondays and Fridays 1:00 - 2:00 pm
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348 Commons Center
Specializations: Political Economy of Conflict; Formal Methods.