Graduate Students

Gargi Aleaz  (MA: University of Jadavpur, India, 2008)
Ph.D. Candidate  | 1st Field: Political Theory | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics
email: galeaz1@lsu.edu

 

Nasser Almarri (MA: University of Denver)

Ph.D. Candidate | 1st Field: Comparative Politics | 2nd Field: International Relations

email: nalmar1@lsu.edu

 

John Boersma (BA: Ave Maria University, 2011)

JD/MA: St. John’s University, 2015

Ph.D. Candidate | First Field: Political Theory | Second Field: Comparative Politics

email: jboers1@lsu.edu

 

Kevin D. Bradley  (BS: U.S. Military Academy, West Point, 1999)

MA: Georgetown University, 2009

MA: Louisiana State University, 2016
Ph.D. Candidate  | 1st Field: International Relations  |  2nd Field: American Politics
email: kbrad17@lsu.edu 

 

Steven Brailsford (BA: Louisiana State University, 2016)

Ph.D. Student | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics

email: Sbrail2@lsu.edu

 

Simeon Burns (BS: University of Nebraska Omaha, 2012)

MS: University of Nebraska Omaha, 2014 

Ph.D. Student | 1st Field: Political Theory | 2nd Field: International Relations

email: sburns10@lsu.edu

 

Alex D. Cole  (BA: Columbus State University, 2013)

MA: Louisiana State University, 2015

Ph.D. Candidate | 1st Field: Political Theory | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics
email: acole42@lsu.edu

 

Christina Cota-Robles  (BA: Florida Southern College, 2014)
Graduate Student | 1st Field: American Politics  
email: ccotar1@lsu.edu

 

Erin El Koubi

 

Angela Farizo McCarthy (MA: Southeastern Louisiana University, 2012)
Ph.D. Candidate  | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics
email: afariz2@lsu.edu

 

Richard Ganske 

 

Sylvia Gonzalez (MA: Texas Woman's University, 2015)

Ph.D. Student | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics

email: sgonz25@lsu.edu

 

Serap Gur  (MBA: Gaziantep University, Turkey, 2009)
Graduate Student | 1st Field: Comparative Politics  |  2nd Field: International Relations
email: sgur2@lsu.edu

 

Lindsay A. Horn  (BA: State University of New York, 2002)
Graduate Student | 1st Field: Comparative Politics | 2nd Field: International Relations
email: lhorn1@lsu.edu

 

Joshua Hostetter  (MA: Indiana University-Purdue University, 2011)
Graduate Student | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics
email: jhoste3@campus.lsu.edu

 

Eugene B. Johnson (MA: Southern University, 2016) 

Ph.D. Student | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics 

email: ejoh138@lsu.edu

 

Laura E. Kaehler  (BA: Louisiana State University, 2013)
Graduate Student | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field: International Relations
email: lkaehl1@lsu.edu

 

Cana Kim ( )

Ph.D. Student | 1st Field: International Relations | 2nd Field: Methodology 

email: ckim15@lsu.edu

 

Hoojung Kim  (MA: University of Colorado, 2012)
Ph.D. Candidate  | 1st Field: International Relations | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics
email: hkim37@lsu.edu

 

Liang Kong  (MA: Foreign Affairs College, 2011)
Graduate Student | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics
email: kongliang2011@126.com

 

Igor Kuznetsov (MA: Institute of Management, Business & Law, 2009)
Ph.D. Candidate  | 1st Field: Comparative Politics | 2nd Field: International Relations
email: ikuzne1@lsu.edu

 

Jordan Landry ( )

Ph.D. Student | 1st Field: | 2nd Field: 

email:  ljord22@lsu.edu

 

M. Liz Lebron   (BA: Boston University, 2008)
MA: Southern Illinois University, 2012
Ph.D. Candidate  | 1st Field: International Relations | 2nd Field: Mass Comm/Public Policy
email: mlebro1@tigers.lsu.edu

 

Max Magaña (BA: )

Ph.D. Student | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field: Methodology

email: mmagan1@lsu.edu

 

James W. Marchbanks  (BA: Southeastern Louisiana University, 2013)
Graduate Student | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics
email: jmarc13@tigers.lsu.edu

  

Jonathan Nickens (MA: University of Texas at San Antonio, 2010)

Ph.D. Candidate | 1st Field: International Relations | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics

email: jnicke8@lsu.edu

 

Dmitriy Nurullayev ( )

Ph.D. Candidate | 1st Field: International Relations | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics 

email: dnurul1@lsu.edu

 

Dan Qi (MPA: Southern Utah University, 2016)

Ph.D. Student | 1st Field: Comparative Politics | 2nd Field: International Relations

email: dqi2@lsu.edu

 

Michael Reed  (BA: Louisiana Tech, 2014)

Graduate Student  |  1st Field: International Relations  |  2nd Field:  Political Theory

email:  greed12@lsu.edu

  

M. Riley (BA: Agnes Scott College, 2015)

Ph.D. Student | 1st Field: Political Theory | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics

email: mrile15@lsu.edu

 

Patrick Rose ( )

Ph.D. Student | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field:

email: prose2@lsu.edu

 

Erica B. Russell (MS: University of Cincinnati, 2017)

Ph.D. Student | 1st Field: International Relations | 2nd Field: American Politics

email: eruss14@lsu.edu

 

Omar Safir  

 

Fevzi Sarac  (BA: Istanbul University, 2007)
MA: Long Island University, 2011
Ph.D. Candidate  |  1st Field: International Relations  |  2nd Field: Comparative Politics
email: fsarac1@lsu.edu

 

Stephen Savage  (MPA: Auburn University, 2008)
Ph.D. Candidate  |  1st Field: Political theory  |  2nd Field: American Politics
email: ssavag5@lsu.edu 

 

Brook Spurlock

 

Cory Sukala (BA: Saint Vincent College, 2009)
MA: University of Toronto, 2010
Ph.D. Candidate   |  1st Field: Political Theory  |  2nd Field: American Politics
email: cory.sukala@gmail.com

 

Tatum Taylor (BA: Louisiana State University, 2016)

Ph.D. Student | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field:Comparative Politics

email: ttayl38@lsu.edu

 

Stacy Terrio  (BA: Louisiana State University, 2006)

Graduate Student  |  1st Field: American Politics  |  2nd Field: Comparative Politics

email:  sterri3@lsu.edu

 

Michael Toje  (BA: Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, 2009)
Graduate Student | 1st Field: Comparative Politics | 2nd Field: Political Theory
email: michael.toje@gmail.com

 

B. Gabriela Vitela  (MA: University of Texas, 2011)
Ph.D. Candidate  | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics
email: gabi.vitela@gmail.com

 

Leah Voisin  (BA: Southeastern Louisiana University, 2005)
Graduate Student | 1st Field: International Relations | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics
email: lvoisi1@tigers.lsu.edu

 

Huan Wang (MA: Xi’an Jiaotong University (China), 2017)

Graduate Student | 1st Field: Comparative Politics | 2nd Field: Methodology

email: hwang69@lsu.edu

 

Colin Ward (BA: Loyola University, New Orleans, 2011)
Graduate Student | 1st Field: American Politics | 2nd Field: International Relations
email: cjamesward@gmail.com

 

Stephen M. Wolfe  (BA: U.S. Military Academy,  West Point, 2008)
Ph.D. Candidate | 1st Field: Political Theory | 2nd Field: Comparative Politics
email: swolfe5@lsu.edu