Faculty and Staff



Lina Benabdallah
Assistant Professor
International Relations, Foreign Policy
Kirby 327 758-7057 benabdl@wfu.edu
Tom Brister
Associate Teaching Professor
International Relations, Terrorism and Insurgency
Kirby 315
Wake Washington spring 2019
758-3996 bristet@wfu.edu
Michaelle Browers
Professor and Associate Chair
Director, Middle East and South Asia Studies Program
Political Theory, Arab Politics
Kirby 317 758-3535 browerm@wfu.edu
Sara Dahill-Brown
Associate Professor
American Politics, Education Policy
Kirby 325 758-3364 dahillse@wfu.edu
Neil DeVotta
Comparative Politics, South Asia Politics
Kirby 318 758-3242 devottn@wfu.edu
John Dinan
American Politics, State Politics
Kirby 305 758-3495 dinanjj@wfu.edu
Justin Esarey
Associate Professor
Political Methodology
 Kirby 319 758-5133 esareyje@wfu.edu
Andrius Gališanka
Assistant Professor
Environmental Political Thought, Liberalism
Kirby 307
on leave 2018-19
758-1968 galisaa@wfu.edu
Melissa Harris-Perry
Presidential Endowed Professor
American Politics, African American Politics
Katy Harriger
Judicial Process, American Politics
Kirby 311 758-5450 harriger@wfu.edu
Charles Kennedy
Pakistan Politics, U.S. Foreign Policy
Kirby 314B 758-5453 ckennedy@wfu.edu
Rogan Kersh
Professor and Provost
American Politics
Reynolda 204 758-3128 kersh@wfu.edu
Wei-chin Lee
East Asia, International Institutions
Kirby 314 758-5455 leewei@wfu.edu
Sarah Lischer
Associate Professor
International Security, Human Rights
Kirby 304 758-3545 lischesk@wfu.edu
Michael C. Pisapia
Assistant Professor
American Political Development
Kirby 326 758-3380 pisapimc@wfu.edu
Luis Roniger
Reynolds Professor
Comparative Human Rights, Latin American Politics
Kirby 303 758-4401 ronigerl@wfu.edu
Peter Siavelis
Department Chair
Comparative Politics, Latin American Politics
Kirby 308 758-5451 siavelpm@wfu.edu
Kathy Smith
Presidency, American Politics
Kirby 320
Worrell House London spring 2019
758-5456 smithkb@wfu.edu
Will Walldorf
Associate Professor
International Security, U.S. Foreign Policy and Grand Strategy
Kirby 302 758-3499 walldocw@wfu.edu
Helga Welsh
Comparative Politics, European Politics
Kirby 310
on leave spring 2019
758-5452 welsh@wfu.edu
Betina Cutaia Wilkinson
Associate Professor
American Politics, Racial and Ethnic Politics
Kirby 321
on leave spring 2019
758-3997 wilkinbc@wfu.edu


Visiting Faculty, Lecturers, and Post-Docs

Jack Amoureux
Visiting Assistant Professor
International Relations, International Political Theory
Kirby 309 758-2314 amourejl@wfu.edu
Rahim Mohamed
Visiting Instructor
Comparative Politics, Political Economy
Kirby 306 758-5133 mohamers@wfu.edu



Yomi Durotoye
Emeritus Professor
758-5449 durotoyo@wfu.edu
David Weinstein
Emeritus Professor
758-5449 weinstd@wfu.edu



Elide Vargas
Administrative Coordinator
Kirby 314A 758-5449 vargasem@wfu.edu
Don Shegog
Instructional Technology Specialist
Kirby 105 758-4818 shegogdr@wfu.edu
Roz Tedford
Library Liaison
Library 758-5910 tedforrl@wfu.edu


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