PhDs on the Job Market

  • Kavi Abraham

    Kavi Abraham

    Research Interests:  International Relations | Political Theory
    Democratic governance of cyberspace, hacker practices and contemporary social movements, liberalism and the production of imperial formations, American pragmatism and global democracy, interpretive methods and methodology

  • Kellan Anfinson

    Research Interests:  Political theory, environmental politics, American politics, political economy

  • Adam Culver

    Research Interests:  Modern and contemporary political theory, comparative racial politics, critical race theory, democratic pluralism, Greek tragedy, continental philosophy, post-nationalist black political thought, anti-colonial politics and thought

  • Derek Denman

    Research Interests:  Contemporary political thought, political geography, cities, postcolonial thought, nonhuman animal ethics

  • Christopher England

    Research Interests:  Political Theory

  • Nathan Gies

    Research Interests:  Political theory, feminist and queer theory, jurisprudence and legal studies, privacy and the public sphere, ethics

  • Anne Gillman

    Research Interests:  Comparative Politics | American Politics
    Democratization, participatory institutions, youth, Latin America (especially Brazil), cultural policy

  • Katherine Glanz

    Research Interests:  Feminist and queer theory, psychoanalytic theory, critical race theory, contemporary democratic theory

  • Katherine Goktepe

    Research Interests:  Contemporary political theory; history of political thought; Shakespeare and early modern literature; affect studies; feminist and queer studies; race studies

  • Jake Greear

    Research Interests:  Political theory, comparative politics, ecological subjectivities, the history of environmental consciousness

  • Nnamdi Igbokwe

    Nnamdi Igbokwe

    Research Interests:  Comparative Politics & International Political Economy
    Political Economy of Development ; African Politics and Political Economy of African Development ; Political Economy of Corruption ; Political Economy of Capitalism and Free Market System ; Modern History of Capitalism and Development; Crony Capitalism, Clientelism, and Rentier Economies.

  • Daisy Kim

    Post doctoral fellowship University of Southern California


    Research Interests:  Migration, citizenship and gender, East Asian politics , political economy of development, race and ethnicity

  • Tarek Tutunji

    Tarek Tutunji

    Research Interests:  International Relations & Comparative Politics
    International Institutions and Institutionalization; Informal Institutions; Covert Action.

  • Sunil Vaswani

    Sunil Vaswani

    Research Interests:  International Relations & Comparative Politics
    Foreign Policy, Peace, Democracy, Nationalism, Leadership.

  • Tulio Zille

    Tulio Zille

    Research Interests:  International Relations & Political Theory