PhD Job Market Candidates

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Subfield

Dissertation Title

Committee

Elena Choquette

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Political theory and Canadian politics Making the “Peaceable Kingdom”: Land, Immigration, and Progress in an Expanding Canada, 1857-1885 Barbara Arneil (supervisor), committee members: Glen Coulthard, Gerald Baier and Bruce Baum

Alex Held

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Political Behavior, Comparative Politics, American Politics Essays on Civic Participation and the Quality of Democracy Alan Jacobs, Richard Johnston, Christopher Kam

Spencer McKay

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Political Theory, Minor: Comparative Politics A Democratic Theory of Ballot Measures Mark E. Warren (Research Supervisor), Richard Johnston, Hélène Landemore (Yale)

Eric Merkley

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Behaviour, American, Comparative “When Experts Talk, Who Listens? Essays on Expert Influence on Public Opinion” Paul Quirk (chair), Richard Johnston, Fred Cutler

Zaraí Toledo-Orozco

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Comparative Politics and minor International Politics The Politics of Artisanal Mining: State Uneveness And Bottom-Up Resistance in the Andes Maxwell Cameron (Political Science), Peter Dauvergne (Political Science) and Marcello Veiga (Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering at UBC)

Sule Yaylaci

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Comparative Politics and Political Psychology Trust in Civil Wars: The Implications of Conflict Character and Threat Richard Johnston(Supervisor), Max Cameron, Alan Jacobs

Deanne Leblanc

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Canadian Politics and Political Theory Moving Beyond Recognition toward Responsibility: Non-Indigenous Roles in the Move to Decolonize Barbara Arneil (supervisor), Glen Coulthard, Jim Tully

Dominik Stecula

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American Politics Mass media and political polarization in the United States Paul Quirk (Chair), Richard Johnston, Fred Cutler, and Stuart Soroka (University of Michigan)