Our graduates work in a number of higher education, think tank, policy, and industry positions.  

Our most recent placements (2019-2021) include: 

  • Political Psychology Research Group (PPRG) at Stanford University (TomKat Center Fellow)
  • Department of Homeland Security Office of Strategy, Policy and Plans (Middle East and Africa Regional Affairs Specialist)
  • Twitter Civic Integrity and Misinformation Team (Researcher)
  • Harvard University COVID States Project (Post-doctoral Fellow)
  • LMI (Senior Analyst, Human Capital and Organizational Solutions)
  • Applied Physics Lab (Senior National Security Analyst)
  • Gettysburg College (Visiting Assistant Professor)
  • University of California, Merced (Adjunct Professor)
  • RAND (Researcher)
  • Technologico de Monterrey (Assistant Professor)
  • Tel Aviv University (Assistant Professor)
  • Wake Forest University (Visiting Assistant Professor)
  • DePauw University (Teaching Post-doctoral Scholar)
  • Kuwait University (Tenured Assistant Professor)
  • Ohio State University (Post-doctoral fellow)

 

Historically, our graduated have taken positions in the following institutions:

Universities Industry, Think Tanks & Government
  • Albright College
  • American Councils, Higher School of Economics
  • American University
  • American University of Beirut
  • American University of Central Asia
  • Appalachian State University
  • Ashland University
  • Aston University
  • Auburn University
  • Augustana College
  • Aurora University Illinois
  • Austin College
  • Babson College
  • Bar Ilan University
  • Benenden School
  • Birzeit University
  • Bloomsburg University
  • Boise State University
  • Boston University
  • Brown University
  • Bucknell University
  • Bunkyo University
  • California State University Long Beach
  • California State University, Dominguez Hills
  • California State, Chico
  • California State, Sacramento
  • Cameron University
  • Canisius College
  • Carroll College
  • Catholic University of Korea
  • Centre d'Etudes Maghrebines a Tunis
  • Chinese Culture University
  • City University of Hong Kong
  • Coastal Carolina College
  • Colby College
  • College of William and Mary
  • Colorado State University
  • Columbia University QMSS/Data Science Program
  • Copenhagen Business School
  • Daley College
  • Davidson College/ Queens University (joint)
  • DePaul University
  • Dickinson College
  • East Carolina University
  • Eastern Kentucky University
  • Eastern Tennessee State University
  • Eckerd College
  • Evangelische Akademie Loccum
  • George Mason University, Mercatus Center
  • George Washington University
  • George Washington University Institute for Middle East Peace
  • Georgetown University
  • Georgia State University
  • Gyeonggi Research Institute
  • Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
  • Harvard University Davis Center
  • Hiram College
  • Hood College
  • Illinois Central College
  • Institute for Climate Change and Agriculture Cornell University
  • Institutional Research Office at UMUC
  • Iowa State University
  • James Madison College, Michigan State
  • Johnson C. Smith University
  • Joint Global Change Research Institute/Univ. of Maryland
  • Kirby Center at Hillsdale College
  • Kwangwoon University
  • Kyung Hee University
  • Laurentian University
  • Lebanese American University
  • Loras College
  • Loyola University Maryland
  • Loyola University, LA
  • Lynchburg College
  • Kyonggi University
  • McCourt School of Public Policy, Georgetown University
  • McGill University School of Continuing Studies
  • Medaille College
  • Michigan State University
  • Michigan State University International Studies and Programs
  • Misericordia University 
  • Missouri Southern State University
  • Morehead State University
  • Mount St. Mary's College, Johns Hopkins SAIS 
  • National Chengchi University
  • National Sun Yat-sen University
  • Naval War College
  • Nazarbayev University
  • Nottingham Trent University
  • Ohio State University
  • Old Dominion University
  • Peking University
  • Penn State University
  • Princeton University
  • Purdue University
  • Rhodes College
  • Saint Anselm College
  • Salisbury University
  • Salve Regina University
  • Sam Houston State University
  • San Francisco State
  • School of International Studies, UIBE
  • Seoul National University
  • Sidney Sussex  College, University of Cambridge
  • Smolny College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Sofia University
  • South Texas College
  • St. Mary's College of Maryland
  • Stanford University 
  • Stanford University Hoover Institute
  • State University of New York
  • Stephen F. Austin University
  • Stockholm School of Economics, The Swedish Program
  • Stony Brook University
  • SUNY Albany
  • SUNY Fredonia
  • SUNY Geneseo
  • Taiwan Institute of Economic Research
  • Texas Women's University
  • Towson University
  • Tsinghua University (Beijing)
  • Tulane University
  • UC Riverside
  • UCLA
  • UMBC
  • Union College
  • Universidad Mayor
  • University of Alabama
  • University of Cairo
  • University of California in Washington; Center for Community Change
  • University of California-Irvine
  • University of California, San Diego
  • University of California, Santa Barbara
  • University of Denver
  • University of Florida
  • University of Georgia
  • University of Houston
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
  • University of LUND
  • University of Maryland, Global Campus
  • University of Maryland, University College
  • University of Maryland, Office of Post-doc Affairs
  • University of Massachusetts Boston
  • University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
  • University of Massachusetts, Lowell
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Montana Western
  • University of Nebraska
  • University of New South Wales
  • University of Northern Iowa
  • University of Notre Dame
  • University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
  • University of Portland
  • University of Rhode Island
  • University of Richmond
  • University of South Texas
  • University of Southern California
  • University of Texas-San Antonio
  • University of Utah
  • University of Washington
  • University of Western Ontario
  • University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
  • University of Wisconsin-Parkside
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls
  • University of Wisconsin, La Crosse
  • US Department of Energy, National Nuclear Security
  • US Naval Academy
  • USM/York County Community College
  • Virginina Community College
  • Washington State University
  • Waubonsee Community College
  • Webster University, National Capital Region
  • Wesleyan College
  • Wesleyan University
  • Western Carolina University
  • Western Washington University
  • Whitworth University
  • Winthrop University
  • York College
  • American Institutes for Research
  • American Enterprise Institute
  • American Pharmaceutical Association
  • Applied Physics Lab
  • Arab Center, Washington
  • Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project (ACLED)
  • Atlantic Council, Program on Transatlantic Relations
  • BAE systems
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Brookings Institution
  • Campaign to End Israeli Occupation
  • Center for Naval Analysis
  • Chicago Public Schools
  • Congressional Executive Commission on China
  • Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress
  • Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)
  • FAA
  • FHI 360
  • FHI 360 Gender Department
  • General Dynamics
  • Government Accountability Office
  • Government Digital Service (UK)
  • HasNa, Inc
  • Homeland Security Studies and Analysis Institute
  • House Democratic Caucus
  • ICONS Project
  • IFC International
  • Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies (DKI APCSS)
  • Institute for Central American Development Studies
  • Inter-America Development Bank
  • Lawrence Livermore National Lab
  • Manhattan Strategy Group
  • Nat. Consortium for Study of Terrorism
  • National Association of County and City Health Officials
  • National Council for Research on Women
  • National Education Association
  • National Intelligence Council
  • National Security Agency
  • OMNITEC Solutions, INC
  • Oxfam America
  • Pacific Northwest Labratory
  • Palestinian American Research Center
  • Palestinian Business Committee for Peace and Reform
  • Pew Charitable Trusts
  • Pew Research Center
  • Pratt Institute
  • PRR
  • RAND
  • Service Employees International Union
  • The Hastings Center, International Longevity Center
  • The World Bank
  • United Nations Development Program
  • US Army
  • US Department of Agriculture, Foreign Agricultural Service
  • US Department of Defense
  • Us Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • US Department of State
  • US Dept of Justice
  • US Dept of Labor--International Labor Affairs
  • US Dept. of Labor
  • US Federal Government
  • US Government Accountability Office
  • US Patent Office
  • USAID

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