Academic Advisers

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Academic Advisers 

Sheri Berman is a professor of politics at Barnard College, Columbia University. 

Julio F. Carrión is an associate professor and associate chair of the Department of Political Science and International Relations at the University of Delaware.

Kathleen Collins is an associate professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.

Javier Corrales is Dwight W. Morrow 1895 Professor of Political Science at Amherst College.

Grzegorz Ekiert is a professor of government at Harvard University, director of the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, and a senior scholar at Harvard Academy for International and Area Studies.

Robert Lane Greene is an editor at the Economist in London, and a former adjunct assistant professor of global affairs at New York University.

Steven Heydemann is vice president of applied research on conflict and director of Syria programs at the U.S. Institute of Peace, and previously served as director of the Center for Democracy and Civil Society at Georgetown University.

Melissa Labonte is an associate professor of political science at Fordham University.

Thomas R. Lansner is a visiting professor at the Sciences Po Paris School of International Affairs.

Adrienne LeBas is an associate professor of government at American University’s School of Public Affairs.

Peter Lewis is an associate professor and director of the African Studies Program at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies.

Adam Luedtke is an assistant professor of political science at City University of New York, Queensborough Community College.

Ellen Lust is a professor of political science at Yale University and founding director of the Program on Governance and Local Development.

Peter Mandaville is a professor of government and politics and director of the Ali Vural Ak Center for Islamic Studies at George Mason University.

Carl Minzner is a professor at Fordham Law School.

Lincoln Mitchell is a writer and specialist in political development.

Alexander J. Motyl is a professor of political science at Rutgers University, Newark.

Andrew J. Nathan is Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science at Columbia University. 

Philip Oldenburg is a research scholar at Columbia University’s South Asia Institute.

Tsveta Petrova is a fellow at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University.

J. Mark Ruhl is the Glenn and Mary Todd Professor of Political Science at Dickinson College.

Martin Schain is a professor of politics at New York University.

Samer S. Shehata is an associate professor and Middle East studies program coordinator at the University of Oklahoma.

Scott Taylor is an associate professor at the School of Foreign Service and director of the African Studies Program at Georgetown University.

Bridget Welsh is a senior research associate at the Center for East Asia Democratic Studies, National Taiwan University; an associate fellow of the Habibie Center; and a university fellow of Charles Darwin University. 

Susanna Wing is an associate professor and chair of political science at Haverford College.