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Eddie Lucero

Dissertation:  Measuring Communidad: Latino Mobilizing Organizations and Latino Political Participation

Focus Areas:  Latino Politics, Racial and Ethnic Politics, Community Organizations, Civic Participation

Chair:  Jessica Trounstine 


Peter Carey

Dissertation: Repression, Group Threat, and the Threat Environment

Focus Areas: International Relations, Comparative Politics, Political Violence

Chair: Courtenay R. Conrad/Emily Hencken Ritter


Nicholas A. Cruz

Dissertation: Judicial Independence and Authoritarian Stability

Focus Areas: Authoritarian Politics, Comparative Politics, State Repression

Chair: Haifeng Huang


Shengkuo Hu

Dissertation: The Negative Effects of "Good" Institutions on Political Violence

Focus Areas: Political Violence, Comparative Politics, International Relations

Chair: Courtenay R. Conrad


JunHyeok Jang

Dissertation: Political Institution, Information, and Authoritarianism

Focus Areas: Authoritarian Politics; Democratic backsliding; Information Control

Chair: Haifeng Huang


Updated January 2022