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

James H. Rudy Professor, Political Science

Chinbo Chong

Chinbo Chong

Visiting Assistant Professor, Political Science

Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society

  • chchon@iu.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 366

Research Interests
American politics, political behavior, and race and ethnic politics

Aurelian Craiutu

Aurelian Craiutu

Professor, Political Science

Associate Chair, Political Science

Director of Undergraduate Studies, Political Science

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

Vanessa Cruz Nichols

Vanessa Cruz Nichols

Assistant Professor, Political Science

  • vcruznic@iu.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 346

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

Associate Professor, Political Science

  • bfraga@indiana.edu

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

Norman Furniss

Norman Furniss

Professor Emeritus, Political Science

  • furniss@indiana.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 405
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

Academic Director, IU Europe Gateway in Berlin, Germany

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

Marjorie Hershey

Marjorie Hershey

Professor Emeritus , Political Science

  • 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
Lauren M. MacLean

Lauren M. MacLean

Professor, Political Science

Chair, Political Science

Arthur Bently Chair, Political Science

Armando Razo

Armando Razo

Associate Professor, Political Science

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

William E. Scheuerman

William E. Scheuerman

James H. Rudy Professor, Political Science

Director of Graduate Studies, Political Science

Director of Graduate Admissions, 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

Steven Webster

Steven Webster

Assistant Professor, Political Science

  • swwebste@iu.edu
  • Woodburn Hall 210
William Kindred Winecoff

William Kindred Winecoff

Associate 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

  • 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

Research Interests
Chinese politics, ideology, public opinion, political participation

Justyna Zając

Justyna Zając

Visiting Professor, Political Science

European Security Senior Research Fellow

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