University Courses Taught

I have greatly enjoyed teaching a variety of classes at Temple, ranging from lecture-based surveys to reading-intensive seminars.  I typically teach the following offerings:


  • Globalization and Development (introductory, lecture-based)
  • Foreign Governments (introductory, lecture-based)
  • Middle East Politics (upper-level, lecture-based)
  • Defending Democracy (upper-level, seminar-based)

Graduate (doctoral-level)

  • Comparative Politics Field Seminar
  • Political Regimes and Democratization
  • Middle East and Islamic Politics
  • Qualitative Research Methods