Regular Faculty

Thalia González, chair

Associate Professor, Politics

B.A., Arizona State University; J.D., Northwestern University

Roger Boesche

The Arthur G. Coons Distinguished Professor of the History of Ideas, Politics

B.A., Ph.D., Stanford University

Tsung Chi

Professor, Politics; Affiliated Faculty, East Asian Languages and Cultures

B.A., National Chengchi University; M.A., Ph.D., Michigan State University

Peter Dreier

E.P. Clapp Distinguished Professor of Politics, Politics, Urban and Environmental Policy

B.A., Syracuse University M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Regina Freer

Professor, Politics; Advisory Committee, Urban and Environmental Policy

B.A., UC Berkeley; Ph.D., University of Michigan

Caroline Heldman

Associate Professor, Politics

B.A., Washington State University; M.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University

Jennifer Piscopo

Assistant Professor, Politics; Advisory Committee, Latin American and Latino/a Studies

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

On Special Appointment

Ruth Cusick

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Politics

B.A., Scripps College; J.D. City University of New York

Roger George

Professor of Practice in National Security

B.A., Occidental College; Ph.D., Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

  • Email: politics@oxy.edu
  • Phone: (323) 259-2947
  • Location: Johnson Hall Politics suite: J317 Administrative support: J101A