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Dr. David Cingranelli

Professor & Project Director
Phone: 607-777-6594
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Professor Cingranelli's research is focused on the human rights practices of governments from a cross-national comparative perspective.

Cingranelli teaches graduate seminars titled Human Rights and World Politics, Public Policy Theory, Strategies for Policy Analysis, and American Foreign Policy. His undergraduate offerings include Ethics and American Foreign Policy, Conflicts of Rights, and Labor Politics, Policy and Law.

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Dr. Melanie Ragin

Project Coordinator
Phone: 607-777-6594
Office: CIW TU 128

Last Updated: 7/2/15