Dexter Lensing

PhD Student

Office: 930 Langdale Hall
Hometown: Cresco, IA


Comparative Politics
International Politics

Research Areas

Chinese civil-military relations; INGOs that operate in China; Chinese state-society relations

What drew you to the department?

“The faculty and diversity of the program. Additionally, everyone is genuinely interested in helping out in any way possible for the success of the students.”

What is your favorite GSU memory?

“Probably the student orientation I attended before committing to GSU, it was a great experience.”


    • Bachelor of Arts, Political Science Major, Boise State University, 2016


  • From Mao to Xi: Chinese Political Leadership and the Craft of Consolidating Power: McNair Scholars Journal, Vol 12: Issue -May 2016


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