Faculty

Faculty

Christine Barbour

Christine Barbour

Senior Lecturer, Political Science

  • barbour@indiana.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 406
William T. Bianco

William T. Bianco

Professor, Political Science

Research Interests
Congress; legislatures; formal theory; innovation

Eileen Braman

Eileen Braman

Associate Professor, Political Science

  • ebraman@indiana.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 306

Research Interests
judicial politics; political psychology, government powers, public opinion

Edward G. Carmines

Edward G. Carmines

Distinguished Professor, Political Science

Warner O. Chapman Professor, Political Science

Rudy Professor, Political Science

Aurelian Craiutu

Aurelian Craiutu

Professor, Political Science

  • acraiutu@indiana.edu

Research Interests
French political thought; Tocqueville; moderation; liberalism; conservatism

Vanessa Cruz Nichols

Vanessa Cruz Nichols

Visiting Assistant Professor, Political Science

Research Interests
Latino politics; political participation; public opinion; identity politics and experiments

Jacek Dalecki

Jacek Dalecki

Senior Lecturer, Political Science

  • jdalecki@indiana.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 412
Judy Failer

Judy Failer

Associate Professor, Political Science

  • jfailer@indiana.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 325
Bernard L. Fraga

Bernard L. Fraga

Assistant Professor, Political Science

Research Interests
U.S. elections; racial and ethnic politics; voter turnout; election law; big data

Sumit Ganguly

Sumit Ganguly

Rabindranath Tagore Professor, Political Science

Distinguished Professor

Research Interests
international security; nuclear proliferation; ethnic conflict; South Asia

Timothy Hellwig

Timothy Hellwig

Professor, Political Science

Director of Graduate Studies

Henry Remak Professor, Institute for European Studies

Research Interests
comparative political behavior; political economy; political parties; European politics; Latin American politics

Marjorie Hershey

Marjorie Hershey

Professor, Political Science

Associate Chair, Political Science

Director of Undergraduate Studies

  • hershey@indiana.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 312

Research Interests
political parties; campaigns and elections; political communication; political learning

Ore Koren

Ore Koren

Assistant Professor, Political Science

  • okoren@iu.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 362
Cyanne E. Loyle

Cyanne E. Loyle

Associate Professor, Political Science

  • cloyle@indiana.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 341
Michael D. McGinnis

Michael D. McGinnis

Professor, Political Science

Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

Research Interests
institutional analysis; social-ecological systems, U.S. health policy; religion and politics

Armando Razo

Armando Razo

Associate Professor, Political Science

  • arazo@indiana.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 402

Research Interests
political economy; institutions; development; networks; Latin America

William E. Scheuerman

William E. Scheuerman

Professor, Political Science

  • wscheuer@indiana.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 358

Research Interests
democracy; critical theory; civil disobedience; executive power

Abdulkader Sinno

Abdulkader Sinno

Associate Professor, Political Science

Research Interests
conflicts in Afghanistan and the Middle East; Islamist parties; immigration; representation; Muslim minorities in the West

Dina Rome Spechler

Dina Rome Spechler

Associate Professor, Political Science

Research Interests
foreign policy; foreign policy change; Russian foreign policy; near abroad; American foreign policy

William Kindred Winecoff

William Kindred Winecoff

Assistant Professor, Political Science

  • wkwineco@indiana.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 403

Research Interests
international political economy; finance; trade; network analysis; institutions

Gerald Wright

Gerald Wright

Professor, Political Science

Chair, Political Science

  • wright1@indiana.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 311

Research Interests
public opinion; representation; state politics; legislative behavior

Jason Wu

Jason Wu

Assistant Professor, Political Science

  • jywu@iu.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 323
Justyna Zając

Justyna Zając

European Security Senior Research Fellow and Visiting Professor

  • juzajac@iu.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 360

My research interests focus on international relations with special emphasis on international security and foreign policy analysis.

Research Interests
International security, Euro-Atlantic and European security, foreign policy analysis, Poland’s foreign policy