Historical & Political Studies Faculty 

Department of Historical & Political Studies Chair: Dr. Peter Siskind
International Peace & Conflict Resolution Program Director: Dr. Amy S. Cox
International Studies Program Director: Dr. Samer Abboud
Political Science Program Director: Dr. Angela Kachuyevski
Pre-Law Advisor: Honorable Christopher Cerksi

Dr. Samer AbboudDr. Samer Abboud
Assistant Professor of International Studies
Ph.D., Arab & Islamic Studies, University of Exeter
Modern Middle East; International Political Economy; International Relations
 
 
CoxDr. Amy S. Cox
Assistant Professor of Political Science
Ph.D., Political Science, McGill University
Conflict Resolution; Political Violence and Terrorism; Ethnic Conflict; Repression; Security Studies
 
 
Maryam Zarnegar DeloffreDr. Maryam Z. Deloffre
Assistant Professor of Political Science
Ph.D., Political Science, George Washington University
International Non-Governmental Organizations; Global Governance; Human Rights & Humanitarianism
 
 
Hilary DickDr. Hilary Parsons Dick
Assistant Professor of International Studies
Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania
Modern Latin America; Mexico-U.S. Migration; Immigration Politics & Policy
 
 
Dr. Warren HaffarDr. Warren Haffar
Associate Professor of Political Science
Ph.D., Conflict Analysis & Peace Science, University of Pennsylvania
Ethnic & Environmental Conflict; Sustainable Development
 
 
HaywoodDr. Geoffrey Haywood
Associate Professor of History
Ph.D. History, Columbia University
Modern Italy & Western Europe; Modern Mediterranean World; Greek & Roman Empires
 
 
Angela KachuyevskiDr. Angela Kachuyevski
Assistant Professor of Political Science
Ph.D. International Relations, Tufts University
Modern Russia & Eastern Europe; International Relations; Security Studies; Ethnic Conflict Resolution
 
 
RigganDr. Jennifer Riggan
Assistant Professor of International Studies
Ph.D. Education, University of Pennsylvania
Modern Africa; Citizenship & Nationalism; State Formation & Development
 
 
Dr. Peter Siskind, Chair, Department of Historical  and Political StudiesDr. Peter Siskind
Assistant Professor of History
Ph.D. History, University of Pennsylvania
20th-Century U.S. Political, Urban/Suburban, Environmental; U.S. & The World
 
 
Dr. Amy WidestromDr. Amy Widestrom
Assistant Professor of Political Science
Ph.D. Political Science, Syracuse University
American Political Behavior; Urban Politics & Policy; Income Inequality & Civic Participation; Residential Segregation

 

Adjunct Faculty

  • Michael Archie, J.D., Adjunct Professor of Law & Political Science
  • Honorable Christopher Cerksi, J.D., Adjunct Professor of Law & Political Science
  • Alex Roinishvili Grigorev, Instructor of International Peace & Conflict Resolution
  • Dr. Bill Jacobosen, Adjunct Professor of International Peace & Conflict Resolution
  • Dr. Vance R. Kincaid, Jr., Adjunct Professor of History
  • Dr. James M. Paradis, Adjunct Professor of History
  • Dr. Kathleen M. Pearle, Adjunct Professor of History
  • Barbara Simmons, Instructor of International Peace & Conflict Resolution
  • Robert J. Wagner, Instructor of History

Select Affiliated Faculty

  • Dr. Jonathan Church, Associate Professor of Anthropology
  • Dr. Ana Maria Garcia, Associate Professor of Sociology
  • Dr. Joanne Lucena, Associate Professor of Modern Languages
  • Dr. Wayne Morra, Professor of Economics
  • Dr. Finbarr O’Connor, Professor of Philosophy
  • Alex Otieno, Instructor of Sociology and International Peace & Conflict Resolution

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