Politics and Governance

  • Akbar Ahmed: Islamic Studies, Foreign Policy, Civil Service, Middle East and North Africa Politics, Islamist Movements
  • Hisham Aidi: Politics of Globalization, North-South Relations, Social Movements, Immigration, Youth Movements in Europe, African and Afro-Diasporan Affairs
  • R. Michael Alvarez: Voting Behavior, Hispanic Electorate in the U.S., Election Techonologies, Candidate Strategy, Election Fraud
  • Akhil Reed Amar:  Law, Political Science, Constitutional Law
  • Hussein Amery: Water and Food Security, Human and Environmental Security, Transboundary Water Conflicts; Identifying and Analyzing Threats to Critical Infrastructure in the Arab Gulf States and the Wider Middle East
  • Sarah Audelo: Millennial Voter Engagement, Polling, Mobilization of Young Voters
  • Matt Barreto: Latino Electorate, Political Opinions, Voter Rights, Voter ID Laws, Politics
  • Lisa Garcia Bedolla: Latino Voter Mobilization, Latino Civic Engagement, Educational Equity, Ethnic Issues, Gender Equality, Immigrant & Immigration Issues
  • Dr. Manley Begay: Tribal Economic Development, Educational Leadership, Indigenous Governance
  • Adolphus Belk: American Government, Race & Ethnic Politics in the U.S., the Politics of Mass Incarceration, Public Policy
  • Erica Bernal-Martinez: Political Participation and Leadership Among the Latino Population
  • Tomas Bilbao: Foreign Policy, Latin American Policy, U.S. Policy, Nonprofit Policy Advocacy, Nonprofit Management
  • Keith Boykin: Politics, LGBT Issues, Law
  • Al Cardenas: Politics, Republican Strategy, Law, Advocacy, Lobbying, Latino Politics
  • Özlem Sara Cekic: European Politics, Health, Gender Equality, European Migration
  • Francesca Chambers: Politics, Congress, the White House, the Obama Administration, Conservative Politics, GOP, Young Conservatives, Elections & Campaigns
  • Anna Maria Chávez: Women’s Leadership, Youth Development, and Public Policy
  • Linda Chavez: Politics, Conservative Politics, Republican Party, Civil Rights, Hispanic Issues
  • Lanhee Chen: Health Care Policy, Law, Public Policy, Social Security, Tax Policy, U.S. Budget, U.S. Elections
  • Farai Chideya: Media, Technology, Diversity, Journalism, Women’s Issues, Social Entrepreneurship, Race & Race Relations, Politics, Innovation, Labor Economics
  • Jelani Cobb: African American History & Culture, Cold War History, 20th-Century American Politics, Contemporary Politics
  • Cathy Cohen: American Politics, African-American Politics, Marginal Groups, Social Movements, Women’s Health issues
  • Sarah Deer: Tribal Law, Domestic Assault & Sexual Violence, Victims Rights, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), Native American Issues
  • William Douglas: Hockey, Politics, Congress
  • Mo Elleithee: Politics, Campaigns, Democratic Party, Media in Politics
  • Ivan Espinoza-Madrigal: Civil Rights Law, Immigration Law, Gay Rights, Public Health, Immigrant Rights, Immigration Reform, Latino Rights/Issues, Marriage Equality & Issues Affecting LGBT and HIV-Affected People of Color
  • Eve Ewing: Racism, Social Inequality and Urban Policy in Public School Systems, Sociology of Education
  • Dalia Fahmy: Politics of the Middle East, U.S. Foreign Policy, Political Islam, Democratization
  • Kenneth Fernandez: Survey Methods, Crime, Education, Immigration and Local Economic Development Policy
  • Eddie S. Glaude: Religion, Ethics, Politics, Religion in the Americas, African American Studies
  • Andra Gillespie: African American Politics, “Post-Racial” Politics, Political Participation, Race & Elections
  • Jerry Gonzalez: Latino Issues, Immigration, Politics, Latino Vote, Leadership Development, Civil Rights, Voting Rights, Gay Rights, Marriage Equality
  • Christina Greer: American Politics, Black Ethnic Politics, Urban Politics, Quantitative Methods, New York City and New York State Politics, Congress, Campaigns & Elections, Public Opinion
  • Guillermo Grenier: Polling, Cultural Studies, Latin America, Immigration, Cuban Immigrants, Sociology
  • Carlos Gutierrez: Immigration & Immigration Reform, Business, Commerce, Politics, Policy, Latinos, Cuba
  • Ange-Marie Hancock: Politics, Intersectionality, Gender and Sports, Feminism
  • Michael Wahid Hanna: International security, International law, U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East and South Asia
  • Yasmeen Hassan: Women’s Rights, Law, Islamic Law, Political Science
  • Marc Lamont Hill: African American Politics, Politics & Political Issues, Culture & Cultural Issues, Youth Cultural Studies, Anthropology, Education, Social Issues, Hip-Hop, Neoliberalism, Globalization
  • Vincent Hutchings: American Government & Politics; Race, Ethnicity and Politics; Public Opinion; Elections and Voting Behavior; African-American Politics; Afroamerican & African Studies, Campaigns
  • Jason Johnson: Hip-Hop Politicians, Campaign Strategy, Elections, Presidential Rhetoric, Journalism, Pop Culture, Political Communication
  • Imara Jones: Economic Justice, International Economics, Political Science, Policy, Race/Culture/Politics & Economics
  • Michael Kang: Election Law, Political Science, Campaign Finance, Voting Rights, Political Parties
  • Jamilah King: Urban Politics, Youth Culture, Basketball & Sport
  • Bakari Kitwana:  Hip-hop Activism, Youth Culture and Young Voter Political Participation
  • Jennifer S. Korn: Politics & Policy, Political Campaigns, Winning Political Plans for Candidate and Issue Campaigns, Hispanic & Latino Affairs, Women’s Affairs, Intergovernmental Affairs
  • Adriana Kugler: Job Creation, Labor Market Policies, Unemployment, Unemployment Insurance Programs, Workforce Investment, Training Programs, Inequality, Poverty, Minorities
  • Walter Lamar: Security, Law Enforcement & Training, Drug & Gang Awareness, Community Policing, Tribal Law Enforcement, Risk Management
  • Jessica Lavariega Monforti: Public Policy Impacts by Gender, Race, Ethnicity, and Impacts of Technology, Military System and Immigration Policy on Latino Youth
  • Mark Hugo Lopez: Attitudes & Opinions of Latinos, Hispanic Views of Identity, Political Engagement of Latinos, Latino Youth, the Economy, Economics of Education, Labor Economics, Immigration, Politics & Elections
  • Sylvia Manzano: Latino Voting Behavior, Latino Political Participation, Politics of Race & Ethnicity, State & Local Politics
  • Aisha Moodie-Mills: LGBT Policy, Race & Ethnicity, Rising American Electorate, Progressive Politics, Gender & Marriage Equality
  • Mee Moua: Politics, Former Politician, Democratic Party, Civil Rights, Diversity, Asian American Politics
  • Dedrick Muhammad: Economics, Race & Inequalities, Politics as it Relates to African Americans
  • Moises Naim: Columnist and Commentator on globalization, international politics and economics
  • Elizabeth OuYang: Voting, Immigration, Media Accountability, Combating Hate crimes and Police Brutality + Race, Sex, and Disability Discrimination
  • Michael Leo Owens: Urban Politics, State & Local Politics, Penology, Government, African American Politics, Religion
  • Ankit Panda: Politics, Security, Economics, Asia-Pacific Region, Asian Geopolitics
  • Edwin Park: Health Care Policy & Reform, Medicare, Medicaid, Private Insurance Market, Low/Middle-Income Families
  • John Park: Asia & the Pacific, Nuclear Issues, International Security & Defense, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Nuclear proliferation, Nuclear weapons, Nuclear Security, Nuclear Waste, Energy, Nuclear Power, North Korea Nuclear Program
  • Jacqueline Pata: Native American Issues, Tribal Government, Homeownership & Housing Policy
  • Marifeli Perez-Stable: US-Cuba Relations, Sociology, Cuban Politics and History
  • Karthick Ramakrishnan: Politics of Race, Ethnicity and Immigration; Civic Participation; Asian Americans
  • Jaime Regalado: Elections & Campaigns, Race Relations & Coalition Building, Voting Rights & Political Representation, Politics of Organized Labor, Voter Attitudes
  • Joy-Ann Reid: Politics, Political Communication, Campaigns, Media (Radio & TV), Journalism
  • William M. Rodgers, III: Federal & Local Government, Public Policy, Economics, Labor Issues, Workforce Development
  • Angela Rye: Legislative Procedure & Organization, Economic Empowerment, Civic Engagement, Political Involvement, Diversity, Pop Culture
  • Gabriel Sanchez: Racial & Ethnic Politics, Latino Political Behavior, American Politics, Public Opinion, Electoral Behavior, Health Policy
  • Victoria DeFrancesco Soto: Social Identities & Political Behavior, Latino Politics, Racial & Ethnic Politics, Immigration, Campaigns & Elections, Political Marketing
  • Veronica Vargas Stidvent: Latino Politics, Immigration Policy & Reform, Hispanic Culture & Identity, Law, Business
  • Amanda Terkel: Politics, Political & Social Issues, Political Commentary
  • Dorian Warren: Labor Organizing, Politics, Policy, Race & Ethnic Politics, African-American Politics, Urban Politics & Policy, American Political Development, Community Organizing, Social Movements, Social Science Methodology
  • Eboni K. Williams: Gay Marriage, Supreme Court Cases, Affirmative Action, Immigration, Gun Violence, Elections, GOP/Minority Relations, Women’s Issues, Constitutional Law
  • Tom Wong:Comparative Politics, Immigration Politics & Policy, Human Rights, Citizenship
  • Miriam Yeung: Asian & Pacific Islanders, Women, Immigrant Rights, LGBT Issues, Domestic & Workplace Violence, Human Rights & Security, Trafficking & Prostitution, Discrimination, Employment & Unemployment, Immigration and Migration