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Research Interests

Comparative Politics
International Politics
European Union
Western Europe


PhD, University of Pittsburgh (2007)
BA, University of Macedonia (1997)

Honors & Awards

Provost Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (2024)
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching by Instructional Staff (2024)
Clarence A. Berdahl Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching (2017, 2021)
Award for "Best Paper in EU Governance" (with Ekaterina Turkina), European Communities Studies Association-Canada 9th Biennial Conference (Ottawa, Canada, 2012)


US Department of Education Title VI grants (2018-2024)
Jean Monnet Center of Excellence grants (2015-2021)
European Union Center of Excellence grants (2011-2014)
Jean Monnet Module grant (2011)


PS 100 Introduction to Political Science
PS 282 Governing Globalization
PS 348 Government and Politics in Western Europe
PS 385 Politics of the European Union 
PS 392 International Organizations and Regionalism (study abroad in Vienna, Austria)
PS 457 Democratic Governance in a Global Setting

Office Address

407 David Kinley Hall

Office Phone


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