Government

Samuel J. Abrams

Samuel J. Abrams

PhD in Political Science, 2010.
Professor of Politics and Social Sciences, Sarah Lawrence College.
Visiting Fellow, American Enterprise Institute.
Christopher Adolph

Christopher Adolph

PhD in Political Science, 2005.
Associate Professor of Political Science and Adjunct Associate Professor of Statistics, University of Washington.


Robert Wood Johnson Scholar in Health Policy Research, University of Michigan (2008-2009).

Book by Christopher Adolph

Christopher Adolph's first book, Bankers, Bureaucrats, and Central Bank Politics: the Myth of Neutrality has been published by Cambridge University Press (2013)

Winner of the Charles Levine Memorial Prize for Best Book in Comparative Public Policy and Administration, International Political Science Association, 2014.

Winner of the Mancur Olson Award for best dissertation in political economy, American Political Science Association, 2005.

Marcus Alexander

Marcus Alexander

PhD in Political Science, 2009.


Marcus Alexander works as a research scientist on human and social aspects of human networks.

Samuel Barrows

Samuel Barrows

PhD in Political Science, 2014.
Data Scientist, Uber


Postdoctoral Fellow, Program on Education Policy and Governance, Harvard Kennedy School, 2015-2017.

Angie Bautista-Chavez

Angie Bautista-Chavez

PhD in Government, November 2020.
Postdoctoral Research Scholar, School of Politics and Global Studies and Center for Latina/os and American Politics Research, Arizona State University (2020-2021).
Assistant Professor, School of Politics and Global Studies, Arizona State University (beginning 2021).
Chase Foster

Chase Foster

PhD in Political Science, 2019.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs Brown University, 2019-2021.
Postdoctoral Fellow, William R. Rhodes Center for International Economics and Finance, Brown University, 2019-2021.


LSE Fellow in Public Policy and Administration, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2018-2019.

Amanda Garrett

Amanda Garrett

PhD in Political Science, 2013.
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar


Amanda Garrett's PhD dissertation, When Cities Fight Back: Minorities, Local Politics and Conflict, received the Ernst B. Haas Best Dissertation Award for the best dissertation in European politics from the American Political Science Association's European Politics and Society Section, 2014.

Garrett's current book project, based on her dissertation work, continues to examine the conditions under which religious or ethnic minorities engage in violent conflict as a means of political expression in France, the UK, Netherlands and the United States.

Noam Gidron

Noam Gidron

PhD in Political Science, 2016.
Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science and Program in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics (PPE), Hebrew University.


Niehaus Center for Globalization and Governance Fellow, Princeton University, 2017-2018.

Awarded Alon Fellowship for Outstanding Researchers, The Israeli Council for Higher Education, 2019-2022.

Winner of the Kellogg/Notre Dame Award for best paper in comparative politics (with co-authors James Adams and Will Horne), Midwest Political Science Association, 2019.

Awarded Harvard University's Edward M. Chase Prize for the best dissertation in international politics, 2016.

Rebecca S. Goldstein

Rebecca S. Goldstein

PhD in Political Science, 2019.
Assistant Professor, Jurisprudence & Social Policy Program, University of California, Berkeley School of Law.


Malcolm Hewitt Wiener PhD Scholar in Poverty and Justice, 2016-2019.

Dan Hopkins

Daniel Hopkins

PhD in Political Science, 2007.
Professor of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania.


The Increasingly United States, by Daniel J. HopkinsDan Hopkins's first book, The Increasingly United States: How and Why American Political Behavior Nationalized, has been published by the University of Chicago Press (2018).

Named Clarence Stone Scholar by the Urban Politics section of the American Political Science Association, 2015.

Awarded Society of Political Methodology’s Miller Prize for the best work appearing in Political Analysis in the prior year, with Jens Hainmueller and Teppei Yamamoto, 2015.

Emerging Scholar Award from the Elections, Public Opinion, and Voting BehaviorS ection of the American Political Science Association, 2014.

Awarded Editor’s Choice paper by Political Analysis with Jens Hainmueller and Teppei Yamamoto (2014)

Awarded Best Paper by the Elections, Public Opinion, and Voting Behavior Section of the American Political Science Association with Jens Hainmueller, 2013.

Winner with Jens Hainmueller and Teppei Yamamoto, Time-sharing Experiments in the Social Sciences Competition, 2013.

Winner, Time-sharing Experiments in the Social Sciences Competition, 2011.

Awarded Best Paper by the Political Organizations and Parties Section of the American Political Science Association, with Lee Drutman, 2011.

Awarded Deil Wright Best Paper Award by the Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations Section of the American Political Science Association, 2009.

Winner of the American Political Science Association’s E.E. Schattschneider Award for the best doctoral dissertation in the field of American Government, 2008.

Andrew Karch

Andrew Karch

PhD in Political Science, 2003.
Arleen C. Carlson Professor of Political Science, University of Minnesota.


Responsive States, by Andrew Karch and Shanna Rose.Andrew Karch's most recent book (co-authored by Shanna Rose), Responsive States: Federalism and American Public Policy, has been published by Cambridge University Press (2019).

Democratic LaboratoriesAndy Karch’s first book, Democratic Laboratories: Policy Diffusion among the American States, has been published by University of Michigan Press (2007). 

Early StartAndy Karch's second book, Early Start: Preschool Politics in the United States, has been published by the University of Michigan Press (2013).

Brian Libgober

Brian Libgober

PhD in Political Science, 2018.
Assistant Professor, School of Global Policy and Strategy, UC San Diego.


Postdoctoral Associate and Lecturer in Political Science, Yale University, 2018-2020.

Stone PhD Scholar in Inequality and Wealth Concentration, Harvard University, 2016-2018.

Katerina Linos

Katerina Linos

JD'06 and PhD in Political Science, 2007.
Professor of Law, UC Berkeley School of Law.
Co-Director, Miller Institute for Global Challenges and the Law.


Junior Fellow, Harvard Society of Fellows, 2006-2009.

Andrew Carnegie Fellow, 2017. 
Katerina Linos has been awarded a Carnegie fellowship to study the European refugee crisis.

Katerina Linos led a team of UC Berkeley and UC Davis staff and students to create the interactive data project, Digital Refugee (digitalrefuge.berkeley.edu). Digital RefugeeThe team translated, coded, mapped and charted over 6,000 interviews with refugees, and over 10,000 facebook posts from Arabic and Farsi refugee sites, to contrast the official narrative of the European refugee crisis, with the refugee crisis seen from the perspective of displaced persons themselves. 

The Democratic Foundations of Policy DiffusionKaterina Linos's first book, The Democratic Foundations of Policy Diffusion examines how health, family, and employment laws spread across countries. Oxford University Press, 2013.

  • Winner of the 2014 APSA Giovanni Sartori Prize for best book on qualitative methods.
     
  • Winner of the 2014 ISA Chadwick Alger Prize for best book on international organization and multilateralism.
     
  • Winner of the 2014 Peter Katzenstein Prize  for outstanding first book in international relations or comparative politics.
     
  • Selected among the Best Books of 2013 on Western Europe by Foreign Affairs.

Awarded Larry Neal Prize for Excellence in EU Scholarship 2011.

Awarded Harvard University Senator Charles M Sumner Prize for the best dissertation “from the legal, political, historical, economic, social, or ethnic approach, dealing with any means or measures tending toward the prevention of war and the establishment of universal peace," 2007.

John  Marshall

John Marshall

PhD in Political Science, 2016.
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Columbia University.