International Relations - Higher Education / Teaching

Dr. Shawn Schulenberg (SJU '02) is currently a Director of Graduate Studies of Political Science at Marshall University and Track Chair of the Politics and Sexualities Track in the Latin American Studies Association. He completed his B.A. in political science at CSB/SJU in 2002 and his M.A. (2004) and Ph.D. (2010), also in political science, from the University of California, Riverside.  Dr. Schulenberg's research agenda looks at issues related to sexuality and LGBT politics in Latin America, with a focus on the counties of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Panama. He has published in the Journal of Human Rights (2012) and New Political Science (2013) as well as served as a co-editor and contributor to Same-Sex Marriage in the Americas (2010, Lexington Books) and Same-Sex Partnership Recognition in Latin America (2013, Lexington Books).