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Stephen Bloom

Associate Professor & Director of Graduate Studies, Political Science

Stephen Bloom

Office: Faner 3164

Phone: (618) 453-3183

Email: bloom@siu.edu

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Professor Bloom (Ph.D., UCLA, 2004) joined the SIU faculty in Fall 2006. Prior to that, he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Maxwell School of Syracuse University. He is editor, with Mitchell A. Orenstein and Nicole Lindstrom, of Transnational Actors in Central and East European Transitions. ...read full profile >>

Benjamin Bricker

Assistant Professor, Political Science

Benjamin Bricker

Office: Faner 3128

Phone: (618) 453-3169

Email: brickeb@siu.edu

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Professor Bricker (Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, 2013; J.D., University of Illinois, 2008) joined the SIU political science faculty as assistant professor in fall 2014. He holds a cross appointment in the School of Law. He teaches courses in constitutional law, administrative ...read full profile >>

Scott Comparato

Associate Professor

Scott Comparato

Office: Faner 3142

Phone: (618) 453-1154

Email: scompara@siu.edu

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Professor Comparato (Ph.D., Washington University, 2000) joined the SIUC faculty in fall 2000. He teaches courses in judicial process, constitutional law, civil liberties, and criminal rights. He has research interests in judicial decision making, legal argumentation, state supreme ...read full profile >>

J. Tobin Grant

Professor & Department Chair, Political Science

J. Tobin Grant

Office: Faner 3124

Phone: (618) 453-3167

Email: grant@siu.edu

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Professor Grant (Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 2001) joined the department in fall 2001. He teaches American politics and methodology. He is a co-author of Expression vs. Equality: The Politics of Campaign Finance Reform (Ohio State University Press 2004) and author of Playing Politics, ...read full profile >>

Scott McClurg

Professor, Political Science

Scott McClurg

Office: Faner 3130

Phone: (618) 453-3179

Email: mcclurg@siu.edu

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Professor McClurg (Ph.D., Washington University, 2000) joined SIU Carbondale in fall 2001. He holds a joint appointment with Political Science and Journalism. His general areas of research focus on political communications, campaigns and election, public opinion and voting behavior, and ...read full profile >>

Kenneth Mulligan

Associate Professor & Director of Undergraduate Studies, Political Science

Kenneth Mulligan

Office: Faner 3179

Phone: (618) 453-3182

Email: kmulliga@siu.edu

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Professor Mulligan (Ph.D. Ohio State University, 2004) joined the SIU faculty in Fall 2006. His research and teaching interests center on American mass political behavior, political psychology, public opinion, survey research, and research methods.

Stephen Shulman

Associate Professor, Political Science

Stephen Shulman

Office: Faner 3163

Phone: (618) 453-3194

Email: shulman@siu.edu

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Professor Shulman (Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1996) teaches courses in international relations, international security, international political economy, American foreign policy, and ethnic politics.  His research interests focus on the sources and consequences of nationalism ...read full profile >>

Virginia Tilley

Professor, Political Science

Virginia Tilley

Office: Faner 3171

Phone: (618) 453-3155

Email: vtilley@siu.edu

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Professor Virginia Tilley specializes in the comparative and international politics of ethnic and racial conflict. She holds an MA (1993) and PhD (1997) in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a Masters in Arab Studies from the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies ...read full profile >>