American Politics (PhD)

Monique Deal Barlow

Ph.D. Student Education Master of Arts in Religious Studies, Georgia State University, 2017 M.A. Non-thesis: “I Am Fearfully and Wonderfully Made”: A History of Transgender Identity and What It Means for Progressive Christianity Committee Chair: Dr. Louis Ruprecht; Dr. Monique Moultrie, Dr. Brett Esaki Master of Science in Education (Education of the Deaf and Hard… more »

Chanel Harley

Ph.D. Student Education Master of Arts, Political Science, Georgia State University M.A. Non-thesis: Terrorist Attacks and the U.S. Court of Appeals: How the presence of a terrorist attack impacts judicial decision making Committee Chair: Dr. Amy Steigerwalt Bachelor of Science, Community Health Major, University of Maryland – College Park, 2015 Teaching Experience POLS 1101: American… more »

Lexie Piccirillo

Ph.D. Student Education Master of Arts, Political Science, Georgia State University M.A. Thesis: Crime and Punishment: Punitive Attitudes Toward Mothers Involved in the Justice System Committee Chair: Dr. Toby Bolsen Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, University of North Carolina Wilmington, 2018 Teaching Experience POLS 1101: Introduction to American Government; Fall 2019.

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Micayla Clark

Ph.D. Student Education Masters of Arts, Political Science, Georgia State University, 2019. M.A. Non-thesis: Progressive Ambition among Women in State Legislatures Committee Chair: Dr. Jeffrey Lazarus Bachelor of Science, Political Science, University of West Georgia, 2017. Teaching Experience POLS 1101: American Government. Instructor of Record Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019, Spring 2020.

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Abigail Bowen

Direct Admit PhD Education B.A. Political Science and Non-profit Leadership, LaGrange College, 2016 Teaching Experience POLS 3800: Intro to Political Research, Spring 2018 Honors and Awards American Political Science Association Minority Fellow, 2017-2018 Alpha Omicron Pi Diamond Jubilee Scholarship Recipient, 2017-2018 Research Fellow in Experimental Methods of Research on Decision Making and Institutional Performance, 2016-2017… more »

Bailey Fairbanks

Ph.D. Candidate Education Master of Arts, Political Science, Georgia State University, 2015 M.A. Non-thesis: Partisan Cues and the Supreme Court: Public Perceptions and Motivated Reasoning Committee Chair: Dr. Michael P. Fix Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, Georgia State University, 2013 Publications Bolsen, Toby W., Bailey R. Fairbanks, Eduardo Aviles, Reagan G. Pritchett, Justin T. Kingsland,… more »

Alexandra C. Pauley

Ph.D. Candidate Education Master of Arts, Political Science, Georgia State University, 2015 M.A. Non-thesis: TV to Talking Point: How Frames in Entertainment Television Persuade Public Opinion

Committee Chair: Dr. Toby Bolsen

Bachelor of Arts, International Affairs, Kennesaw State University, 2012 Journalistic Publications 2017. With Dr. Anthony Lemieux. “When Immigration And Refugee Issues Abound, Georgia… more »