Department Faculty

James Coleman Battista

421 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8438

jbattist@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: Legislative politics; state politics; formal modeling; quantitative methods

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421 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8438

jbattist@buffalo.edu

Michelle A. Benson

513 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8448

mbenson2@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: International relations; conflict processes; international organizations; international trade and cooperation; social movements; ethnic conflict; econometrics

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513 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8448

mbenson2@buffalo.edu

James Campbell

511 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 844-1549

jcampbel@buffalo.edu

UB Distinguished Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: American macropolitics; political polarization; campaigns and elections; voting behavior; American political parties; election forecasting; public opinion; empirical democratic theory; political participation; presidential politics; electoral systems

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511 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 844-1549

jcampbel@buffalo.edu

Vesna Danilovic

505 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8443

vesna@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: International relations theory; international conflict; strategic bargaining; domestic institutions; foreign policy; quantitative research methods in international relations

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505 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8443

vesna@buffalo.edu

Shawn Donahue

509 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8446

shawndon@buffalo.edu

Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: Voting rights and representation; Constitutional law; campaigns and elections

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509 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8446

shawndon@buffalo.edu

Munroe Eagles

522 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8447

eagles@buffalo.edu

Department Chair
Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences
Adjunct Professor
Department of Geography
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: Political and electoral geography; Canadian politics; Canadian-American relations; comparative political parties and groups; West European politics

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522 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8447

eagles@buffalo.edu

Rachael K. Hinkle

420 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8437

rkhinkle@buffalo.edu

Assistant Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: Public law; judicial politics; constitutional law; computational text analysis; quantitative methods

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420 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8437

rkhinkle@buffalo.edu

Jacob Kathman

508 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8445

kathman@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: Civil war processes; political violence; United Nations peacekeeping

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508 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8445

kathman@buffalo.edu

Charles Lamb

503 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8441

clamb@buffalo.edu

Research Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: Public law (constitutional law, civil liberties, judicial politics); public policy (policy making, implementation, civil rights, housing); American politics (presidency, courts, urban and ethnic politics); politics and history (presidency; bureaucracy; congress; interest groups).

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503 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8441

clamb@buffalo.edu

Elena McLean

507 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8444

elenamcl@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: International political economy; international institutions; environmental politics

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507 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8444

elenamcl@buffalo.edu

Jacob Neiheisel

422 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8439

jacobnei@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: Political communication; election administration; religion and politics; political behavior; political parties

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422 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8439

jacobnei@buffalo.edu

Harvey D. Palmer

522 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8449

hpalmer@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: Comparative political behavior; voting and elections; econometrics; political sophistication and public opinion; research methods; international political economy; comparative political economy; public choice; game theory

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522 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8449

hpalmer@buffalo.edu

Antoine Yoshinaka

418 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8435

antoiney@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: American politics; Congress; political parties; elections

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418 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8435

antoiney@buffalo.edu

Frank Zagare

504 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8442

fczagare@buffalo.edu

UB Distinguished Professor
Department of Political Science
College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarly Interests: International relations theory; conflict processes; interstate crisis, escalation and war; alliance dynamics; game theory

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504 Park Hall

Phone: (716) 645-8442

fczagare@buffalo.edu