Loyola University Chicago

Department of Political Science


American Politics Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Twyla Blackmond Larnell Associate Professor Coffey Hall 319 773.508.3071
Amanda Bryan Associate Professor Coffey Hall 322 773.508.3047
Meghan Condon Assistant Professor Coffey Hall 335 773.508.8516
David Doherty Associate Professor Coffey Hall 318 773.508.3063
Eric Hansen Assistant Professor Coffey Hall 326B 773-508-3053
Annette Steinacker Associate Professor
Director, Masters of Urban Affairs and Public Policy (MUAPP) Program

Comparative Politics Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Olga A. Avdeyeva Associate Professor
Director, European Studies Program
Coffey Hall 330 773.508.3484
Patrick Boyle Associate Professor
Global Initiatives and Academic Centers
Coffey Hall 337 773.508.3061
Jay Kao Assistant Professor Coffey Hall 333 773.508.3183
Tofigh Maboudi Assistant Professor Coffey Hall 323 773.508.3483

International Relations Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Brian Endless Advanced Lecturer
Director, African Studies and African Diaspora Program
Coffey Hall 334 773.508.3066
Alexandru V. Grigorescu Professor
Coffey Hall 325 773.508.3059
Chris Hasselmann Advanced Lecturer
Joint appointment to the Department of Political Science, and the Program in Global and International Studies.
Coffey Hall 315 773.508.3221
Sarah Maxey Assistant Professor Coffey Hall 332 773.508.3065
Molly Melin Associate Professor
Graduate Program Director
Coffey Hall 326A 773.508.8647
Kara Ross Camarena Assistant Professor Coffey Hall 327
Peter J. Schraeder Professor
Dean of the College of Arts and Science
Coffey Hall 315 773.508.3070

Political Theory Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Yuna Blajer de la Garza Assistant Professor Coffey Hall 336 773.508.3175
Jennifer Forestal Assistant Professor Coffey Hall 328 773-508-3055
Robert Mayer Professor
Undergraduate Program Director
Coffey Hall 338 773.508.3057

Adjunct Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Michael H. Walsh Adjunct Professor Coffey Hall 445 773.508.3047

Professor Emeritus

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
John Danford Professor Emeritus
John P. Frendreis Professor Coffey Hall 322 773.508.3054
Alan R. Gitelson Professor Emeritus
Claudio Katz Professor Emeritus
Vincent Mahler Professor Emeritus
Susan Mezey Professor Emeritus
John Pelissero Professor Emeritus
Peter M. Sanchez Professor Emeritus
Raymond Tatalovich Professor Emeritus
John Allen Williams Professor Emeritus

Affiliated Faculty (Political Scientists with Other Loyola Programs)

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Jennifer Boyle Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Arrupe College Maguire Hall 392 312-915-8917
Herbert Pope Instructor
Arrupe College
Maguire Hall 314 1-312-915-8910
Megan Sholar Advanced Lecturer, Honors Program Granada 441 773.508.2692
Christopher Whidden Senior Lecturer, Honors Program Granada 439 773.508.2813

Washington DC Program Faculty (in Washington DC) (Political Science Department joint initiative with the School of Communication)

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Susan Dimock Lecturer, Director, Washington D.C. Program

Part-Time Faculty

Name Title Office # Phone/E-mail
Martin Claar Lecturer 773-508-8516
Babacar Mbengue Part-Time Instructor
Timothy Reynolds Part-time instructor
Luigi Sensi Part-Time Instructor