Academic Positions

  • Present 2013

    Associate Professor

    American University, School of Public Affairs
    Joint Appointment in the School of International Service
    Faculty Affiliate, Center for Latin American and Latino Studies

  • 2013 2011

    Assistant Professor

    American University, School of Public Affairs
    Faculty Affiliate, Center for Latin American and Latino Studies

  • 2011 2008

    Assistant Professor

    Southern Illinois University, Department of Political Science
    Joint Appointment in the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice

  • Education

    • Ph.D. 2008

      Ph.D. in Political Science

      Florida State University

    • M.A.2003

      Master of Arts in Political Science

      Ohio University

    • B.A.1998

      Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Economics

      Stetson University