Placement Record

Notre Dame Political Science Ph.D. Placement Record 2001-2016

2016 Ph.D.s

     
  Andre Audette American University of Notre Dame (post-doc)
  Kathryn Boehlefeld IR University of Notre Dame (post-doc)
  Madeline Cronin Theory Santa Clara University
  Laura Gamboa-Gutiérrez Comparative Utah State University
  Victor Hernandez Huerta Comparative Universidad de los Andes (post-doc)
  Nate Huston IR U.S. Air Force
  Rita Konaev IR University of Pennsylvania (post-doc)
  Kathrin Kranz IR Oberlin College
  Chris McMillion Con Studies Oklahoma Baptist University
  Nathan Sawatzky Theory University of California, Berkeley (post-doc)
  Ji Hye Shin IR University of Notre Dame (post-doc)
  Chris Weaver American Northeastern State University
       

2015 Ph.D.s

     
  Ryan Anderson Theory The Heritage Foundation
  Sandra Botero Comparative Willamette University
  Joseph Brutto Theory Christendom College
  Jeremy Castle American University of Notre Dame (post-doc)
  Charles Fagan IR Western Carolina University
  Michelle Kundmueller Theory Christopher Newport University
  Robert L'Arrivee Theory Colgate University
  Carlos Meléndez Comparative Universidad Diego Portales, Chile (post-doc)
  Lori Molinari Theory University of Notre Dame (post-doc)
  Soul Park IR National University of Singapore
  Nara Pavao Comparative CSDI, Vanderbilt University (post-doc)
  Matthew Van Hook Theory U.S. Air Force Academy
       

2014 Ph.D.s

     
  Peter Campbell IR Baylor University
  Shaojin Chai Theory Zayed University, Dubai
  Rebecca Flavin Theory Baylor University
  Michael Hartney American Lake Forest College
  Kirstin Hasler IR James Madison College at Michigan State University (post-doc)
  Veronica Roberts Theory University of Notre Dame (post-doc)
  Patrick Schoettmer American Southeastern Oklahoma State University
  Gregory Shufeldt American University of Arkansas-Little Rock
  Sarah Spengeman Theory Berkeley City College
       

2013 Ph.D.s

     
  Claudia Anewalt American University of Notre Dame
  Paul Avey IR Virginia Tech
  Faisal Baluch Theory College of the Holy Cross
  Janay Cody American The Analyst Institute
  Alex Dukalskis  Comparative University College-Dublin
  Lauren Keane American The Analyst Institute
  Chad Kiewiet de Jonge Comparative CIDE
  Krystin Krause Comparative Emory and Henry College
  Richard Maass IR University of Evansville
  Ashleen Menchaca-Bagnulo Theory Furman University (post-doc)
  Javier Osorio Comparative John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY
  Nilay Saiya IR SUNY, Brockport
       

2012 Ph.D.s

     
  Ángel Álvarez-Díaz Comparative Universidad Central de Venezuela
  Joshua Bandoch Theory George Mason University
  Andrew Bramsen Comparative Bethel University
  Robert Brathwaite IR James Madison College at Michigan State University
  James Fetter Theory University of Notre Dame (post-doc)
  Lucrecia Garcia-Iommi IR Fairfield University
  Ezequiel Gonzalez-Ocantos Comparative Oxford
  Carlos Lisoni Comparative Indiana University, South Bend
  Claudia Maldonado Comparative CIDE
  Carmen Orozco-Acosta American National Council of La Raza
  Olukunle Owolabi Comparative Villanova University
  John Stringer IR Boston University
       

2011 Ph.D.s

     
  Anne Baker American Santa Clara University
  Sergio Bejar Comparative California State University, San Jose
  Michael Driessen Comparative John Cabot University
  Alexander Duff Theory Skidmore College
  Cora Fernandez-Anderson Comparative Hampshire College
  Carlos Gervasoni Comparative Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (Argentina)
  Matthew Holbreich Theory New York University Law School
  Richard Ledet American Troy University
  Shannon Walsh Comparative University of Minnesota, Duluth
       

2010 Ph.D.s

     
  Maria Alejandra Armesto Comparative Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
  Catherine Borck Theory University of Hartford
  M. Annabella España Nájera Comparative California State University, Fresno
  Lucas Gonzalez Comparative Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales
  Patrick Flavin American Baylor University
  Sarah Houser Theory American University
  Michael Keane American Loyola Marymount (institutional research)
  Juan Andrés Moraes Comparative University of the Republic, Uraguay
  Ana Quesada Samuel Theory The Witherspoon Institute, Princeton
  Stephen Seagrave Theory Northern Illinois University
       

2009 Ph.D.s

     
  Stephanie Ahern IR Georgetown University
  Jill Budny McCormick Theory Beloit College
  Emma Cohen de Lara Theory Amsterdam University College
  Jesse Covington Theory Westmont College
  Özlem Kayhan Pusane IR Isik University
  Daniel Leger Theory Akre Capital Management
  Matthew Mendham Theory Christopher Newport University
  Robert Portada III Comparative Kutztown University
  Patricia Rodríguez Comparative Ithaca College
  Pamela Schaal American Ball State University
  Mariana Sousa Comparative CIDE
  James Thompson II IR Hiram College
  Paul Vasquez IR University of Central Florida
       

2008 Ph.D.s

     
  Peter Baker Comparative Council for Christian Colleges & Universities
  Vilma Balmaceda Comparative Nyack College
  Kevin Cherry Theory University of Richmond
  Jeff Church Theory University of Houston
  Brendan Dunn Theory U.S. Government
  Jeremiah John Theory Southern Virginia University
  Jacob Johnson American Illinois Democratic Party
  Bong-Jun Ko IR Jeju Peace Institute
  Edurne Zoco Sesme Comparative Trina Solar
  Derek Webb Theory U.S. Supreme Court (fellowship)
       

2007 Ph.D.s

     
  Jeffrey Langan American Holy Cross College
  Kathleen Nichols Comparative National University of Singapore
  Harsh Pant IR King’s College, London
       

2006 Ph.D.s

     
  Jarrett Carty Theory Concordia University
  Timothy Dale Theory University of Wisconsin, La Crosse
  Joseph Foy American University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh
  Xavier Marquez Theory Victoria University of Wellington
  Christopher Rodriguez American Federal Government Service
  David Thunder Theory University of Navarra
       

2005 Ph.D.s

     
  Paul Brink Comparative Gordon College
  Jodi Bruhn Theory Stratéjuste Consulting
  Paul Mueller American Indiana University, South Bend
  C. Heike Schotten Theory University of Massachusetts, Boston
  Claire Smith Comparative Overseas Vote Foundation
       

2004 Ph.D.s

     
  Daniel Brinks Comparative University of Texas, Austin
  J. Andres Mejia-Acosta Comparative Institute for Development Studies
       

2003 Ph.D.s

     
  Claudia Baez-Camargo Comparative William Patterson University
  Geoffrey Bowden Theory Savannah State University
  Andreas Feldmann Comparative Universidad Catolica de Chile
  Victor Hinojosa IR Baylor University
  Thomas Lundberg Comparative Keele University
  Jacinda Swanson Theory Western Michigan University
       

2002 Ph.D.s

     
  Rossana Castiglioni Comparative Universidad de Diego Portales
  Andrew Hertzoff Theory California State University, Sacramento
  Brian Kreuger American University of Rhode Island
  Traci Levy Theory Adelphi University
  Michele Waslin Comparative La Raza

2001 Ph.D.s

   

 

 

Aníbal Pérez-Liñán   University of Pittsburgh
  David Altman Comparative

Universidad Catolica de Chile

  Carlos Geuvara Mann Comparative

University of Nevada, Reno

 

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