Dr. Ruth Alminas
Assistant Professor of Political Science

Interests

  • Armed Conflict and Conflict Management
  • Internal Displacement
  • Nongovernmental Organizations
  • Organizational Theory
  • Social Network Analysis

Education

  • Ph.D., Political Science, University of Arizona, 2012
  • M.A., Political Science, University of Arizona, 2008
  • M.A., Religion, University of Chicago Divinity School, 2005
  • B.A., Religious Studies, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2000

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Dr. Erik Juergensmeyer
Professor of English

Expertise

  • How rhetoric and writing can improve communication for the public good
  • Argumentation
  • Community-based learning and research 
  • Conflict resolution

Education

  • Ph.D., Rhetoric, Composition, and the Teaching of English, University of Arizona
  • M.A., English (Emphasis: Rhetoric and Composition), Georgia State University
  • B.A., Political Science, Emory University

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Dr. David Kozak
Professor of Anthropology

Expertise

  • Medical anthropology
  • Applied anthropology
  • Global health
  • Religion and shamanism
  • Oral traditions
  • Adventure culture and tourism
  • Substance abuse
  • Native American cultures
  • U.S. Southwest
  • East Africa

Education

  • Ph.D., Anthropology, Arizona State University, 1994
  • M.A., Anthropology, Arizona State University, 1990

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