Adom Getachew

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor of Political Science and the College

Pick Hall 513
773 834 8723
Spring Quarter Office Hours: Wednesdays 3:00-5:00 pm (sign-up sheet on door)

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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Gary Herrigel

Paul Klapper Professor in the College and Division of Social Sciences

Pick Hall 516
773 702 8067
Spring Quarter Office Hours: Wednesdays 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Major Areas of Interest:

  • Comparative political economy
  • Social theory
  • Economic sociology
  • Organizations
  • Governance
  • Europe, North America, Asia

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Monika Nalepa

Associate Professor

Pick Hall 324A
773 702 0234
Spring Quarter Office Hours: Mondays 8:30-10:00 am (April 1 and 8); Tuesdays 3:30-5:00 pm after April 15

Major Areas of Interest:

  • Post-Communist politics
  • Comparative political institutions
  • Positive political theory
  • Transitional justice

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Robert Pape

Professor

Pick 418A
773 834 0770
Spring Quarter Office Hours: Mondays 4:30-5:30 pm and by appointment

Major Areas of Interest:

  • International relations theory
  • National security affairs
  • Causes of suicide terrorism
  • Politics of unipolarity

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Susan Stokes

Tiffany and Margaret Blake Distinguished Service Professor

Pick 322A
773 702 7664
Spring Quarter Office Hours: Tuesdays 2:00-4:00 pm

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: Mondays 2:00-4:00 pm

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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