Faculty

Jennifer Piscopo

Assistant Professor of Politics, Latin American and Latino/a Studies

Piscopo teaches classes on gender and global politics, Latin American politics, Latino/a politics, and elections.

Contact

  • Office: Johnson Hall 306
  • E-mail: piscopo@oxy.edu
  • Phone: 323-341-4136
  • Website: http://jenniferpiscopo.wordpress.com/

Education: B.A., Wellesley; M.Phil, University of Cambridge; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Piscopo’s research on representation, gender quotas, and legislative institutions in Latin America has appeared in leading academic journals and several edited volumes. With Susan Franceschet and Mona Lena Krook, she is editor of The Impact of Gender Quotas (Oxford University Press, 2012).  She has extensive research, travel, and speaking experience in Latin America and Europe.  To learn more about her research, teaching, and consulting, visit her website: http://jenniferpiscopo.wordpress.com/.