Placement Record

Notre Dame Political Science Ph.D. Placement Record

All placements are tenure-track professorships unless otherwise noted.

2023 Ph.D.s

Levi Allen American Politics Indiana State University
Alejandra Campos American Politics University of Arkansas
Angela Chesler International Relations Oklahoma State University
Moritz Graefrath International Relations European University Institute (Florence), Max Weber Fellowship
Romelia Graefrath American Politics Narrative Research Content Specialist, Justice Action Center
Tiernan Kane Constitutional Studies Lawyer, Cooper & Kirk
Spencer Lindsay American Politics University of Arizona, Professor of the Practice
Abigail Mancinelli American Politics Senior Consultant, Guidehouse Consulting
Tyler Moore Constitutional Studies North Dakota Law School
Zi En Kimberly Peh International Relations Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Postdoctoral Researcher
Samuel Piccolo Political Theory Gustavus Adolphus College
Max Smith Political Theory University of Chicago, Earl S. Johnson Instructor in Political Science
Abigail Staysa Political Theory Princeton University, Postdoctoral Fellow
David Stevenson International Relations US Air Force

2022 Ph.D.s

Omar Coronel Cuadros Comparative Politics Pontifical Catholic University of Peru
Daniel John Flynn International Relations United States Army
Paul Friesen Comparative Politics Cornell University, Postdoctoral Associate
Wayde Marsh American Politics University of Tennessee
Andrea Pena Vasquez Comparative Politics University of Pittsburgh
Ana Petrova Comparative Politics University of Richmond, Visiting Assistant Professor
Bradley Rebeiro Constitutional Studies BYU Law School
Emma Rosenberg Comparative Politics New York University, Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Ilana Rothkopf International Relations Clark University, Visiting Assistant Professor
Benjamin Sehnert Political Theory Oberlin, Visiting Assistant Professor
Hannah Wilson American Politics Vanderbilt, Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

2021 Ph.D.s

Kate Bermingham Political Theory Bucknell University
Robert Burton Political Theory Utah Valley University, Center for Constitutional Studies, Director of the Civic Thought and Leadership Initiative
Alejandro Castrillon Political Theory Baylor University
Elizabeth McCourt Noonan American Politics Rodel Institute, Director, Programs and Public Policy, Rodel Fellowship
Roland Wood Olmstead International Relations U.S. Air Force
Tyler Thomas Political Theory Emory University, Postdoctoral Fellow
Zhyouye You Political Theory Peking University, Postdoctoral Fellow

2020 Ph.D.s

Christopher Justin Brophy Political Theory Providence College
Garrett FitzGerald Political Theory Pace University
Jonathan Gondelman Political Theory Jack Miller Center, Academic Programs Officer
Jeremy Graham International Politics National Defense University (Eisenhower School)
Maryann Kwakwa American Politics Americans for the Arts, Impact and Evaluation Manager
Meyer Levy American Politics National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Visiting Scientist Fellow
Camilo Nieto Matiz Comparative Politics University of Texas - San Antonio
Raul Rodriguez Political Theory Michigan State, Postdoctoral Fellow
Amir Sadeh American Politics U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Management Analyst
Luis Schenoni International Politics University College London
Sidney Simpson Political Theory Sewanee
Juan Valdez American Politics City of San Antonio, Senior Policy Advisor
Robert Wyllie Political Theory Ashland University

2019 Ph.D.s

Mark Brockway

American Politics

Syracuse University, Faculty Fellow

Jordan Dorney

Political Theory

New Saint Andrews College, Fellow of History

Maria Del Pilar Giannini Bravo Comparative Politics AMSZO, Subsecretaria ejecutiva

Matthew Hartman

Political Theory

University of Washington, TLC-ART, Program Coordinator

M. Tahir Kilavuz

Comparative Politics

Marmara University

Minju Kwon

International Relations

Chapman University

Cecilia Lero

Comparative Politics

Build a Movement, Research Project Lead

Theresa MacArt

Political Theory

Arizona State University

Emily Maiden

Comparative Politics

University of North Florida

Colleen Mitchell

Political Theory

Villanova University, Associate Director of Outreach for the Augustinian Institute & Teaching Assistant Professor in the Augustine and Culture Seminar Program

Lucia Tiscornia Martinez

International Relations

University College Dublin

2018 Ph.D.s

Juan Albarracin Dierolf

Comparative Politics

University of Illinois Chicago, Assistant Professor

Sean Braniff

International Relations

Air War College

Rodrigo Castro-Cornejo

Comparative Politics

Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE)

Benjamin Denison

International Relations

Fors Marsh Group, Data Scientist, Time Series

Zachary German

Constitutional Studies

Arizona State University

Lucia Manzi

Constitutional Studies

SUNY, Plattsburgh

Steven McDowell

International Relations

Los Rios Community College, Research Analyst

Sarah Peters

International Relations

The Center for Victims of Torture, Evaluation and Research Lead

Maggie Shum

Comparative Politics

Penn State Behrend, Assistant Professor

Catherine Sims Kuiper

Political Theory

Hillsdale College

Nathanael Sumaktoyo

American Politics

National University of Singapore

Kevin Vance

Constitutional Studies

Benedictine College, Director of the Center for Constitutional Liberty