Autumn Perkey is a Ph. D. student at the University of Maryland, College Park. She specializes in International Relations and American Politics. In 2019, she received her B.A. in Political Science from The Ohio State University. Her research interests include: wartime public opinion and leader decision making, ethical warfare and civilian targeting, experimental and survey methodology, political psychology, and civil-military relations.

Areas of Interest

  • Wartime Public Opinion
  • Security Studies
  • Political Psychology
  • Leader Decision Making
  • Foreign Policy
  • Political Behavior
  • Misinformation

Degrees

  • Degree Type
    B.A.
    Degree Details
    Political Science, The Ohio State University

Awards

  • 2018-09-27
    Junior Research Process Award, Department of Political Science, The Ohio State University

Conferences

  • Midwest Political Science Association, Standing ePanel : Public Opinion, "Associative Duties and Just War Theory: Exchange Ratio Analysis of Civilian Casualties Versus Military Fatalities"
  • USM PROMISE AGEP Research Symposium and Professional Conference, College Park, MD
  • Midwest Political Science Association Conference, Lightning Talk : "Global Justice and Sovereignty: The Problem with Structural Sovereignty and Constitutive Identities"
  • University of Virginia Politics Graduate Conference (Accepted, Conference Cancelled due to COVID-19)
  • American Political Science Association Conference, Poster Session (Pending)
  • American Political Science Association Conference, Lightning Round: Research Design (Pending)

Research Topics

  • American Politics
  • International Relations
Campus
First Year Committee, Graduate Student Association, GVPT, University of Maryland College Park
Campus
Graduate Student Liaison, Behavioral and Social Sciences College, University of Maryland,
Professional
American Political Science Association Conference, Discussant on Political Psychology Panel
Professional
American Political Science Association Conference, Chair on Public Opinion Panel
Autumn Perkey
Tydings 5143
Government and Politics Department
Email
perkey [at] umd.edu
Office Hours
By Appointment