By Masters Degree Program

Master of Public Administration

Carolyn Ban (Ph.D. Stanford University), Professor

Kathleen Buechel (M.A. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard), Senior Lecturer

Louise Comfort (Ph.D. Yale University), Professor

Sabina E. Deitrick (Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley), Associate Professor

George W. Dougherty (Ph.D. University of Georgia), Assistant Professor

William N. Dunn (Ph.D. Claremont Graduate University), Professor

Marcela Gonzalez Rivas (Ph.D. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill), Assistant Professor

Kevin Kearns (Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh), Professor

Sera Linardi (Ph.D. California Institute of Technology), Assistant Professor

Jerome B. McKinney (Ph.D. University of Missouri, Columbia), Professor

John Mendeloff (Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley), Professor

David Y. Miller (Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh), Professor

Ilia Murtazashvili (Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison), Assistant Professor

Jennifer B. Murtazashvili (Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison), Assistant Professor


Master of Public & International Affairs (Includes Key Adjunct Professors)

Lisa S. Alfredson (Ph.D. London School of Economics), Assistant Professor

Luke Condra (Ph.D. Stanford University), Assistant Professor

Dennis M. Gormley (M.A. University of Connecticut), Senior Lecturer

Ryan Grauer (Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania), Assistant Professor

John T.S. Keeler (Ph.D. Harvard University), Dean and Professor

Michael Kenney (Ph.D. University of Florida), Associate Professor

Forrest E. Morgan (Ph.D. University of Maryland), Senior Political Scientist, RAND Corporation

Kevin M. Morrison (Ph.D. Duke University), Assistant Professor

Taylor Seybolt (Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Associate Professor

Charles Skinner (Ph.D. Harvard University), Retired, State Department Official who worked for 30 years in key foreign leadership roles

Martin Staniland (Ph.D. University of Cambridge), Professor

Phil Williams (Ph.D. University of Southampton), Wesley W. Posvar Chair for International Security Studies


Master of International Development

Lisa S. Alfredson (Ph.D. London School of Economics), Assistant Professor

Louise Comfort (Ph.D. Yale University), Professor

Muge Kokten Finkel (Ph.D. University of Virginia), Assistant Professor

Shanti Gamper-Rabindran (Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Associate Professor

Jerome B. McKinney (Ph.D. University of Missouri, Columbia), Professor

Kevin M. Morrison (Ph.D. Duke University), Assistant Professor

Ilia Murtazashvili (Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison), Assistant Professor

Jennifer B. Murtazashvili (Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison), Assistant Professor

Paul J. Nelson (PhD, University of Wisconsin), Associate Dean

Louis A. Picard (Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison), Professor

Taylor Seybolt (Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Associate Professor

Martin Staniland (Ph.D. University of Cambridge), Professor

Nuno Themudo (Ph.D. London School of Economics), Associate Professor


Undergraduate Programs

George W. Dougherty (Ph.D. University of Georgia), Assistant Professor

Lisa Nelson (Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison), Associate Professor

Lee S. Weinberg (Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh), Associate Professor


Graduate School of Public and International Affairs
3601 Wesley W. Posvar Hall, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260