Marija Verner

Sept. 15, 2022

Dissertation: What makes a Green Citizen: Pre-Existing Belief Systems, Vulnerability, and Environmental Attitudes in the Americas Committee: Carew Boulding (Chair), Andy Baker, Jennifer Fitzgerald, Sarah Wilson Sokhey, Karleen West (State University of New York at Geneseo) Major Fields: Comparative Politics, International Relations Ph.D. 2022 Postdoctoral Fellows at the Yale Program...

Brendan Connell

Dissertation: The Western Advantage: Governments and Credit in the Age of Financialization Committee: David Bearce (Chair), Andy Baker, Clara Park, Adrian Shin, Thomas Zeiler (History) Major Fields: International Relations, Comparative Politics Ph.D. 2022 Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science at Lyon College

Samantha Moya

Dissertation: Education, Socialization, and Trade Policy: How the Economic Beliefs of Congress Members Influence Trade Openness in the United States Committee: David Bearce (Chair), Adrian Shin, Andy Baker, Srinivas C. Parinandi, Keith Maskus (Economics) Major Fields: International Relations, Comparative Politics Ph.D. 2021 Adjunct Faculty, Denver MBA (Full Time), MBA Programs,...

Christina Boyes

Dissertation: Extractability: Human capital, technical capacity, and the strategic use of natural resources in intrastate conflict Committee: Jaroslav Tir (Chair), Megan Shannon, Aysegul Aydin, Srinivas C. Parinandi, Leilani Arthurs (Geology) Major Fields: International Politics, Public Policy, Comparative Politics Ph.D. 2021 Assistant Professor in the Division of International Studies at CIDE...

Pavel Bacovsky

Dissertation: New Game Plus. The Effects of Videogaming on Sociopolitical Attitudes and Behavior Committee: Jennifer Fitzgerald (Chair), Alexandra Siegel, Anand Sokhey, Sarah Wilson Sokhey, Ethan Scheiner (University of California, Davis) Major Fields: Comparative Politics, American Politics, International Relations Ph.D. 2021 Visiting Assistant Professor of Politics, Bates College

Ximena Velasco-Guachalla

Dissertation: Protesting for More: Corruption, Democracy, and the Making of Demands Committee : Carew Boulding (Chair), Andy Baker, David Brown, Rachel Rinaldo (Sociology) and Moises Arce (Tulane University) Major Fields: Comparative Politics, International Relations Ph.D . 2020 Assistant Professor (Lecturer in UK terminology) in the Department of Government at the...

Megan Roosevelt

Dissertation: Political Freedoms and Productive Firms: Exporters and Their Effect on Trade Policy in Democracies and Autocracies Committee: David H. Bearce (Chair), Andy Baker, Sarah Wilson Sokhey, Adrian Shin, Jeronimo Carballo (CU department of economics) Major Field: International Relations, Comparative Politics Ph.D. 2019 Assistant Prof. in International Studies and Political...

Steven Beard

Dissertation: Fighting, Bargaining, and War Termination: Examining How Battlefield Factors Affect When Negotiations Can End Interstate Wars Committee: Jarsolav Tir (Chair), Megan Shannon, Joshua Strayhorn, Aysegul Aydin, and Thomas Zeiler (Department of History at CU Boulder) Major Field: International Relations, Political Methodology Ph.D. 2019 Instructor, University of Colorado Boulder

Tim Passmore

Dissertation: Pacifying the Peacekeepers: How Contributing to U.N. Peacekeeping Operations Supports Democratic Consolidation. Committee: Megan Shannon (Chair), Jaroslav Tir, Carew Boulding, David Bearce, Benjamin Teitelbaum (Department of Music at CU Boulder) Major Field: International Relations, Comparative Politics, Political Methodology Ph.D. 2019 Assistant Professor in the Department of International Studies and...

Shawnna Mullenax

Dissertation: Are Good Intentions Enough? Public Attitudes, Gender Equality, & Women's Political Parties Committee: Carew Boulding (chair), Andy Baker, Lorraine Bayard de Volo, David Brown, and Stefani Mollborn Major Fields: Comparative Politics, International Relations, & Methods Ph.D. 2018 Director, Methodology and Analytics, People, Science, Business (PSB), Washington, D.C.

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