Recent Placements

Academic Positions

United States

  • Assistant Professor of International Relations, James Madison College, Michigan State University
  • Assistant Professor of Policy Studies, Monterrey Institute for International Studies
  • Assistant Professor of Urban and Regional Planning, Florida State University; previously Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Taubman Center for Public Policy, Brown University
  • Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Colorado-Denver
  • Assistant Professor of Criminology, University of South Carolina
  • Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Illinois-Chicago
  • Assistant Professor of Political Science, Sam Houston State University
  • Associate Director, University of Southern California State Capital Center, Sacramento
  • Assistant Professor of Public Administration, University of Akron
  • Research Associate, Monterey Terrorism Research and Education Program, Monterey Institute of International Studies
  • Assistant Professor of Business, Point Park University
  • Assistant Professor of Business and Economics, Eastern Mennonite University
  • Assistant Professor of Communications, Indiana Wesleyan University
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Public Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs
  • Visiting Scholar, Sam Houston State University
  • Assistant Professor, Political Science, Fordham University
  • Research Coordinator, University of Pittsburgh
  • Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Alaska, Fairbanks
  • NSF Post-doctoral Research Associate, Computational Social Science, University of Maryland
  • Assistant Professor of International Trade and Global Studies, Arizona State University Thunderbird School of Global Management
  • Assistant Professor of Security Studies, The University of Texas at El Paso
  • Researcher, University of Maryland, College Park 
  • Assistant Professor, Kean University

International

  • Assistant Professor of Political Science, National University of Singapore
  • Assistant Professor of Public Administration, Seoul National University
  • Assistant Professor of Public Administration and Policy, National Taipei University
  • Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Maastricht, the Netherlands
  • Assistant Professor of International Business, HEC Montreal
  • Assistant Professor of Public Administration, Young-Nam University, Republic of Korea
  • Assistant Professor of Public Administration, Gyeong-Sang National University, Korea
  • Assistant Professor of Political Science, Thommasat University, Thailand
  • Assistant Professor, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
  • Assistant Professor of International Relations, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Relations, American University in Bulgaria 
  • Senior Lecturer, Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town, South Africa
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science, McGill University, Canada
  • Assistant Professor, Koc University
  • Associate Professor, Kanazawa University Institute of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Government Positions

United States

  • Presidential Management Fellow/Foreign Affairs Specialist, U.S. Department of Defense
  • Research Associate, National Center for Juvenile Justice, U.S. Department of Justice
  • Intelligence Officer-Terrorism Research and Analysis Branch, US CENTCOM
  • Trade Policy Analyst, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative 

International

  • Staff member for Governance, Institutional Development and Gender Issues, Institutional Development Committee, Office of the President of the Republic, Mali
  • Government Research Institute, Seoul National University
  • Head of Management Support Unit, United Nations Development Program in Sri Lanka
  • NGO Positions

 

Non-Profit Positions

United States

  • Associate Political Scientist, RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh
  • Chief Operations Officer, American Red Cross—Southwestern Pennsylvania
  • Executive Director, Amizade Global Service-Learning and Volunteer Programs
  • Senior Consultant, Non-Profit Leadership Institute
  • Research Analyst, Great Lakes Behavioral Research Institute
  • Program Manager, University of Pittsburgh 
  • Political Scientist, RAND Corporation
  • Senior Vice President, Public Safety and Operations, Allegheny County Airport Authority 
  • Political Scientist, RAND Corporation

International

  • Executive Director, American Chamber of Commerce, Casablanca, Morrocco
  • Director of Central and Eastern European Operations, Pressley Ridge (in USA and Hungary)

Corporate

  • Data Science Expert, McKinsey & Company
  • Founder & CEO, Goldway International Educational Consulting Co. Ltd.

* Positions Obtained by 2006-2016 Graduates of the GSPIA Doctoral Program