Recent Placements

2017

Ziogas, Ioannis
Chair:
Placement: Assistant Professor, Mississippi State University

Benabdallah, Lina
Chair:
Placement: Assistant Professor, Wake Forest University

2016

Ba, Oumar
Chair: Aida Hozic
Placement: Assistant Professor, Morehouse College

Baron, Kevin
Chair: Larry Dodd
Placement: Civic Engagement Coordinator, Bob Graham Center University of Florida

Campbell, Donald
Chair: Larry Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor, Middle Tennessee State University

Flemming, Audrey
Chair: Leslie Anderson
Placement: Assistant Professor, Austin College

Fridkin, Dustin
Chair: Daniel Smith
Placement: Lecturer, University of Florida

Funk, Kevin
Chair: Ido Oren
Placement: Assistant Professor, Spring Hill College

Lee, Keith
Chair: Larry Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor, Georgia College

Lichty, Steven
Chair: Leonardo Villalon
Placement: Institute for Development Impact

Merivaki, Lia
Chair: Dan Smith
Placement: Assistant Professor, Mississippi State University

Oztas, Buket
Chair: Michael Bernhard
Placement: Assistant Professor, Furman University

Sellers, Mitchell
Chair: Dan Smith
Placement: Assistant Professor, Temple University

Tanrioven, Nail
Chair: Ido Oren
Placement: Erciyes University, Turkey

Tarrant, Seaton
Chair: Les Thiele
Placement: Assistant Professor, The Oregon Extension

2015

Adejumo, Vincent
Chair: David Hedge
Placement: Lecturer, University of Florida

Bracewell, Lorna
Chair: Daniel O’Neill
Placement: Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska-Kearney

Caraccioli, Mauro
Chair: Les Thiele
Placement: Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech

Forster, Diana
Chair: Dan Smith
Placement: Content Analyst, Survey Design and Analysis at Hanover Research, Washington, D.C.

Knowlton, Nicholas
Chair: Leonardo Villalon
Placement: US Federal Government, Department of Homeland Security

Marianetti, Jadon
Chair: Laura Sjoberg
Placement: US Department of Education

Samnotra, Manu
Chair: Daniel O’Neill
Placement: Assistant Professor, University of South Florida

Stringer, Amy
Chair: Michael Martinez
Placement: Research Associate, University of Central Florida

Whooley, Jonathan
Chair: Laura Sjoberg
Placement: Lecturer, San Francisco State University

Yon, Rachel
Chair: Sharon Austin
Placement: Instructor and Executive office, US Military Academy at West Point

2014

Bilinski, Adam
Chair: Michael Bernhard
Placement: American Studies Center at Warsaw University

Galinanes, Ramon
Chair: Philip Williams
Placement: Bonner Scholars Program Coordinator, Wofford College

Hicks, William
Chair: Daniel Smith
Placement: Assistant Professor, Appalachia State Univerity

Huder, Joshua
Chair: Lawrence Dodd
Placement: Senior Fellow, Georgetown University, DC

Jung, Dong Joon
Chair: Michael Bernhard
Placement: Post Doc Institute for Peace and Unification Studies, Seoul National University

Kaya, Ruchan
Chair: Michael Bernhard
Placement: Director of Strategy and Policy, Hazar Strategy Institute

Olivieri, Victor
Chair: Michael Bernhard
Placement: Chief of Staff UC Riverside

Silber, Marissa
Chair: Lawrence Dodd
Placement: Instructor, Samford University, Alabama

Strome, Stuart
Chair: Leann Brown
Placement: University of Florida (Adjunct)

Vellinga, Tristan
Chair: Amie Kreppel
Placement: Data Scientist, Workiva

Weghorst, Keith
Chair: Stephan Lindberg
Placement: Assistant Professor, Vanderbilt University

2013

De La Quintana, Anna
Chair: Leslie Anderson
Placement: University of Quito, Peru

Gokkir, Betul
Chair: Badredine Arfi
Placement: Assistant Professor, Melikşah Üniversitesi, Turkey

Jones, Cara
Chair: Ben Smith
Placement: Assistant Professor, Mary Baldwin College

Ilieva, Evgenia
Chair: Les Thiele
Placement: Assistant Professor, Ithaca College

Rippere Cossette, Paulina
Chair: Lawrence Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor, Washington College

Tecklenburg, Henry Chris
Chair: Lawrence Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor, Austin Peay State University

Wainscott, Ann Marie
Chair: Leonardo Villalon
Placement: Assistant Professor, St. Louis University

Wei, Chi-Hung
Chair: Hozic, Aida
Placement: Post-doc, Princeton University

2012

Bardsley, Lance
Chair: Lawrence C. Dodd
Placement: Associate Professor, University of North Georgia

Giurcanu, Magda
Chair: Amie Kreppel
Placement: East Carolina University

Hamill, Jeffrey
Chair: Bryon Moraski
Placement: Social Science Research Network

Schmeisser, Hans
Chair: Lawrence Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College

Whitman-Cobb, Wendy
Chair: Lawrence Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor, Cameron University

2011

Erickson, Ingrid
Chair: Leslie Anderson
Placement: MBA student, University of Florida

Kiggins, Ryan
Chair: Ido Oren
Placement: Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Louisiana, Lafayette
Current Position (2015): Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Central Oklahoma

Leinweber, Ashley
Chair: Leonardo Villalon
Placement: Assistant Professor, Missouri State

Martin, Kimberly
Chair: David Hedge
Placement: Special Assistant to the Associate Provost for Undergraduate Affairs, UF

Peet, Jessica
Chair: Laura Sjoberg, J. Samuel Barkin
Placement: Lecturer, University of Southern California

Ragusa, Jordan
Chair: Lawrence C. Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor, College of Charleston

Spina, Steven
Chair: Sharon Austin
Placement: Assistant Professor, University of South Florida

2010

Caceres, Jetsabe
Chair: Leslie Anderson
Placement: Assistant Professor, University of Toledo

Cicenia, Daniel
Chair: Lawrence Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor, Catawba College, North Carolina

Jordan, Osvaldo
Chair: Philip Williams
Placement: Regional Project Director, CATHALAC, Panama

Livanis, Ioannis
Chair: David Hedge, Amie Kreppel
Placement: Visiting Professor, Northeastern University (Boston)

Kraus, Joseph
Chair: Leonardo Villalon
Placement: Senior Policy Manager, Transparency & Accountability at ONE Campaign

Maggio, James
Chair: Leslie Thiele
Placement: Saint John’s State College, FL (assistant prof, tenure track)

McCabe, Peter
Chair: Leann Brown
Placement: Senior SOF Fellow, Joint Special Operations University

Orr, Susan
Chair: Lawrence Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor, State University of New York at Brockport
Current Position (2015): Assoc. Prof, State University of New York at Brockport

Solomon, Ty
Chair: Badredine Arfi
Placement: Assistant Professor, University of Glasgow

Walsh, Sean
Chair: Leslie Thiele
Placement: Assistant Professor, Capital University, Ohio

2009

Bekafigo, Marija
Co-chairs: Lawrence C. Dodd and Richard Conley
Placement: Assistant Professor, University of Southern Mississippi
Current Position (2015): Assistant Professor, University of Southern Mississippi

Boulware, Gary
Chair: Tony Rosenbaum
Current Position: PK Yonge High School

Christie, Natasha
Chair: Sharon Austin
Current Position (2015): Univ of North Florida (Assistant Professor)

Fenio, Kenly
Chair: Goran Hyden
Current Position (2015): US Department of State

Hale, Aaron
Chair: Leonardo Villalon
Current Position (2015): Associate Director at FJP Development & Management Consultants

Idrissa, Abdourahmane
Chair: Leonardo Villalon
Placement: Research Fellow, University College, Oxford
Current Position (2015): Abdou Moumouni University, Niamey, Niger

Jones, Jonathan
Chair: Leslie Anderson
Placement: Evaluation Officer, International Republican Institute, Washington, D.C.
Current Position (2015): Senior Evaluation Specialist, EnCompas LLC, Georgetown University, DC

Maldonado, Martin
Chair: Phillip Williams
Current Position (2015): Assistant Researcher, CONICET, Argentina

Negron, Melinda
Chair: Phillip Williams
Current Position (2015): Assistant Professor, University of New Hampshire at Manchester

Nishimura, Kuniyuki
Chair: Ido Oren, J. Samuel Barkin
Placement: Lecturer, Kansai Gaidai University
Current Position (2015): Lecturer, Hokkaido University of Education, Japan

Wadley, Jonathan
Chair: Samuel Barkin
Current Position (2015): CEO, America for Animals

2008

Caverly, Matt
Chair: Richard Conley
Current Position (2015): University of Florida and Santa Fe College (Adjunct)

Christie, Natasha
Chair: David Hedge
Placement: Assistant Professor, University of North Florida

Kassel, Jason
Chair: Lawrence Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor, Valdosta State University
Current Position (2015): Assistant Professor, Valdosta State University

Marr, Stephen D.
Chair: Goran Hyden
Placement: Senior Lecturer, Vaxjo University
Current Position (2015): Sr. Lecturer, Malmo University – Sweden

M’Cormack, Fredline A.
Chair: Goran Hyden
Placement: Assistant Professor, Seton Hall University
Current Position (2015): Assistant Professor, Seton Hall University

Moody, Eric M.
Chair: J. Samuel Barkin
Placement: Assistant Professor, U.S. Air Force Academy

Sharifi, Majid K.
Chair: M. Leann Brown, Ido Oren
Placement: Assistant Professor, Eastern Washington University
Current Position (2015): Assoc. Prof. of Government, Eastern Washington University

Uttaro, Robert
Chair: Goran Hyden
Current Position (2015): Lecturer, Korbel school of International Studies, University of Denver

2007

Boyle, Stephen
Chair: Dodd, Lawrence
Current Position (2015): Stephen Boyle Legal, England

Cohen, Diana Tracy
Chair: Beth Rosenson, Daniel Smith
Placement: Assistant Professor, Central Connecticut State University
Current Position (2015): Associate Professor, Central Connecticut State University

Fridy, Kevin S.
Chair: Goran Hyden
Placement: Assistant Professor, University of Tampa
Current Position (2015): Associate Professor, University of Tampa

O’Brien, Shannon Bow
Chair: Richard Conley, Lawrence C. Dodd
Placement: Lecturer, University of Texas – Austin
Current Position (2015): Senior Instructor, University of Texas Austin

Pimlott, Jamie
Chair: Dodd, Lawrence
Current Position (2015): Associate Professor, Niagara University

Pingley, Allison Clark
Chair: Larry Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina Upstate

Rampersad, Indira
Chair: McCoy, Terry
Placement: Lecturer in IR, University of the West Indies

Yun, Hyun Jung
Chair: David Hedge
Placement: Assistant Professor, Texas State University
Current Position (2015): Associate Professor, Texas State University

2006

Aragon, Jorge
Chair: Leslie Anderson
Current Position (2015): Director of Political Science, Universidad Antonio Ruiz de Montoya

Moore, Kelli
Chair: Goran Hyden
Placement: Visiting Professor of Political Science, University of Missouri – St. Louis
Current Position (2015): Founder Innovations in Kindness – Atlanta

Nazworth, Napp
Chair: Ken Wald
Current Position (2015): The Christian Post, Political Analyst

Straus, Jacob R.
Chair: Lawrence C. Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor, Frostburg State University
Current Position (2015): Analyst, Congressional Research Service/Library of Congress/DC

2005

Ellis, David
Chair: J. Samuel Barkin
Placement: Visiting Professor of Political Science, New College of Florida

Gainous, Jason
Chair: Stephen C. Craig, Michael Martinez
Placement: Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Louisville
Current Position (2015): Assoc. Professor, University of Louisville

Hoon, Parakh
Chair: Goran Hyden
Placement: Visiting Professor, University of Massachusetts – Amherst
Current Position (2015): Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech

Mousa, Waleed
Chair: Goran Hyden
Placement: Director, Center for Governance, Khartoum, Sudan

Seri, Guillermina
Chair: Leslie Anderson, Les Thiele
Placement: 2005-2006 academic year post-doctoral fellowship at Colgate University; Assistant Professor, Union College
Current Position (2015): Assoc. Professor Union College

Spadoni, Paolo
Chair: Terry McCoy
Placement: Visiting Professor of Political Science, Rollins College
Current Position (2015): Asst., Prof., Georgia Regent University

Wagner, Kevin
Chair: Lawrence C. Dodd
Placement: Assistant Professor of Political Science, Florida Atlantic University
Current Position (2015): Assoc. Prof, Grad Coordinator, Florida Atlantic University

2004

Albarracin, Julia
Chair: Philip Williams
Placement: Assistant Professor of Political Science, Western Illinois University
Current Position (2015): Professor, Western Illinois University

Aguayo, Javier
Chair: Leslie Anderson
Placement: Assistant Professor of Political Science, Denison University
Current Position (2015): Associate Professor, York College

Baia, Larissa
Chair: Leslie Anderson
Placement: Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions, Lynn University
Current Position (2015): Associate Vice President, Manchester Community College, New Hampshire

Baker, Eric
Chair: Tony Rosenbaum
Placement: Asst. Prof., University of Arkansas-Fort Smith

Behringer, Ronald
Chair: Ido Oren
Placement: Adjunct Professor of Political Science, University of Florida

Bolus, John M.
Chair: Goran Hyden
Placement: Assistant Professor of Political Science, Sam Houston State University

Press, Robert
Chair: Goran Hyden
Placement: Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Southern Mississippi
Current Position (2015): Assoc. Prof, University of Southern Mississippi