Job Market Candidates and Placement

Cameryn Blackmore, MPA

Public Policy & Administration

Dissertation: “Judicial Oversight as a Means for Achieving Equal Educational Opportunity”

Email: ccblackmore@crimson.ua.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

Erin K. Little

International Relations

Dissertation: “Revisiting the Cycle of Violence: How Attacks on Civilian Targets Induce Lasting Conflict Between States”

Email: eklittle@crimson.ua.edu

Personal Website: https://www.erinklittle.com/

 

 

 

 

 

Nicholas K. Sobecki

International Relations

Dissertation: “Unpacking the Black Box of U.S. Strategy Development”

Email: nksobecki@crimson.ua.edu

 

 

 

 

Allen E. Rotter

International Relations

Dissertation: “Astropolitics and Credibles Commitments: Explaining International Cooperation in Space through Policy Convergence and Costly Signals of Reassurance”

Email: aerotter@crimson.ua.edu

 

 

 

 

 

Austin M. Schutz

International Relations

Prospectus: “Advocating for themselves, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization and International Human Rights Law”

Email: amschutz1@crimson.ua.edu

Personal Website: https://austinschutz.org/

 

 

 

 

 

Kunpeng Wang

Public Policy & Administration

Dissertation: TBD
Email: kwang27@crimson.ua.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Huicheol Yun

American Politics

Dissertation: “Challenging the President: Presidential-Senate Confrontations on Foreign Policy”

Email: hyun1@crimson.ua.edu

 

 

 

 

 

UA Political Science PhD Placements

Dr. A.K. Shauku

Assistant Professor

SUNY – Buffalo

Graduation: 2018, American Politics

 

Dr. Chase Porter

Assistant Professor

California Baptist University

Graduation: 2018, American Politics

 

Dr. Andrew Hester

Director of Assessment, Research, and Planning for Student Affairs

University of North Carolina, Wilmington

Graduation: 2018, Public Policy & Administration

 

Dr. Brandon Davis

Assistant Professor

University of Kansas School of Public Affairs and Administration

Graduation: 2017, American Politics

 

Dr. Ishita Chowdhury

Instructor

University of North Georgia

Graduation: 2017, Comparative Politics

 

Dr. Thomas Beaumont

Assistant Professor

Texas A&M – San Antonio

Graduation: 2017, Political Theory

 

Dr. Sumi Woo

Senior Political Aide

National Assembly of South Korea

Graduation: 2016, Comparative Politics

 

Dr. Wes Hutto

Assistant Professor of International Security and Military Studies

Air University’s Command and Staff College

Graduation: 2016, International Relations

 

Dr. Ashley Streat

Instructor

Miami University

Graduation: 2016, Comparative Politics

 

Ali Fuat Birol

Nevşehir Hacı Bektaş Veli University, Turkey

Graduation: 2016, Political Theory

 

Dr. Chanley Rainey

Assistant Professor

Mississippi University for Women

Graduation: 2016, Comparative Politics

 

Dr. Gina Miller

Assistant Professor

George Fox University

Graduation: 2015, International Relations

 

Dr. Chris Kromphardt

Visiting Professor

Cornell College

Graduation: 2015, American Politics

 

Dr. James Todd

Assistant Professor

Palm Beach Atlantic

Graduation: 2015, American Politics

 

Dr. Joseph Walsh

Data Scientist

The University of Chicago Center for Data Science and Public Policy

Graduation: 2014, International Relations

 

Dr. Michelle Fuentes

Faculty Member

Culver Academies Boarding School

Graduation: 2014, Political Theory

 

Dr. Anderson Starling

Assistant Professor

University of Tennessee – Martin

Graduation: 2014, American Politics

 

Dr. Juan Black

Full-Time Instructor

University of Alabama – Department of Gender and Race Studies

Graduation: 2014, Political Theory

 

Dr. Laura Sojka

Assistant Professor

University of Indianapolis

Graduation: 2014, American Politics

 

Dr. Andy Akin

Assistant Professor of National Security Studies

Air Command and Staff College – Montgomery, AL

Graduation: 2013, Comparative Politics

 

Dr. Jennifer Morrison

Assistant Professor

Murray State University

Graduation: 2012, Public Administration

 

Dr. Laura Bozovic

Associate Director of Financial Services

University of North Alabama

Graduation: 2012, American Politics

 

Dr. Steve Miller

Assistant Professor

Clemson University

Graduation: 2012, International Relations

 

Dr. Jane Munga

Centre for Devolution Studies

Kenya School of Government

Graduation: 2012, International Relations

 

Dr. Mark Ferguson

Assistant Professor

Bennett College

Graduation: 2012, Comparative Politics

 

Dr. Darren Surman

Instructor

Honors College – University of Alabama

Graduation: 2012, Political Theory

 

Dr. Greg Austin

Full-Time Instructor

University of Alabama – Department of Gender and Race Studies

Graduation: 2010, Political Theory

 

Dr. Paulina Pospieszna

Assistant Professor – Department of Political Science

Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan

Graduation: 2010, Comparative Politics

 

Dr. Laura Bourland

Assistant Professor

Georgia Gwinnett College

Graduation: 2010, Political Theory

 

Dr. Feng Sun

Associate Professor

Troy University

Graduation: 2009, International Relations

 

Dr. Zhang Wanfa

Associate Professor

Florida Institute of Technology

Graduation: 2009, International Relations

 

Dr. Shannon Bridgmon

Assistant Professor

Northeastern State University

Graduation: 2009, American Politics