Austin Carson

Assistant Professor

Pick Hall 428
773 834 7916
Spring Quarter Office Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 3:30-4:30 pm. Click on Austin Carson above for links.

Major Areas of Interest:

  • Politics of secrecy/publicity
  • International security
  • International relations theory
  • International organizations

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Adom Getachew

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor of Political Science and the College

Pick Hall 513
773 834 8723
Spring Quarter Office Hours: Thursdays 2:40-4:40 pm. Sign up here: https://calendly.com/agetachew/office-hours

Major Areas of Interest:

  • History of political thought
  • International law
  • Theories of empire and race
  • Black political thought and post-colonial political theory

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John Mearsheimer

R. Wendell Harrison Distinguished Service Professor of Political Science

Pick Hall 416
773 702 8667
Spring Quarter Office Hours: Tuesdays 3:00-5:00 pm Please click on John Mearsheimer for link.

Major Areas of Interest:

  • International relations theory
  • International security
  • Israeli-Palestinian conflict
  • Nationalism
  • Rise of China

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James Robinson

Reverend Dr. Richard L. Pearson Professor and University Professor, Faculty Director of the Pearson Institute

1155 East 60th Street, Suite 176
773 702 6364
Spring Quarter Office Hours: Fridays 10:00-Noon, Zoom


Susan Stokes

Tiffany and Margaret Blake Distinguished Service Professor

Pick 320A
773 702 7664
Spring Quarter Office Hours: By appointment

Major Areas of Interest:

  • Political development
  • Political parties and democracy
  • Comparative political behavior
  • Distributive politics

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Nathan Tarcov

Karl J. Weintraub Professor in the College and the Division of the Social Sciences

Foster Hall 316
773 702 8064
Spring Quarter Office Hours: by appointment

Major Areas of Interest:

  • Ancient political thought (Thucydides, Xenophon, Plato, Aristotle, Plutarch)
  • Modern political thought (Machiavelle, Locke, the American Founders, Strauss)
  • Education and family in political theory
  • Principles of US foreign policy

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