Professor Areas of Expertise:
US Foreign Policy - not Middle East, Africa, or Asia; Environmental Policy; Latin America and the Caribbean
Middle East Politics, US Foreign Policy, Democracy
International Relations/East Asia, US Foreign policy in East Asia, Politics in Northeast Asia (Japan, China, Korea)
Jane Leftwich Curry
Foreign Policy- Europe and Russia/Caucasus; Minority Issues; Human Rights; Populism; Media; Campaign
Diversity, Affirmative Action, Black Lives Matter, Campus Protests, Political Correctness, Jesuit Education, Church & State; Neoconservatism; the 2003 Iraq War; Political Rhetoric/Truthfulness; Machiavelli, Adam Smith, Karl Marx, Leo Strauss, Friedrich Nietzsche
Beauty In America
Elsa ChenCriminal justice policy reform; policy implementation and effects; sentencing; criminal records expungement; reentry.
National identity; identity politics; ethnic conflict; international peacebuilding; state legitimacy; research methodology.