Lori Poloni-Staudinger, PhD

Lori Poloni-Staudinger Kettering Foundation Fellow, Associate Professor and Chair
Northern Arizona University
Politics & International Affairs
Blg SBS Rm #224
Phone: 928-523-6546

Education

  • PhD, Indiana University, 2005
  • MA, Colorado State University, 1999
  • BS, Colorado State University, 1996

Recent publications

  • Lori Poloni-Staudinger and Michael R. Wolf. American Politics From a Comparative Perspective (Under Contract, CQ Press, Forthcoming Summer 2014).
  • Lori Poloni-Staudinger and Candice Ortbals. "Women Policymakers Framing their Leadership and Lives in Relation to Terrorism: The Basque Case. Women, Politics and Policy. (Forthcoming).
  • Lori Poloni-Staudinger and Candice Ortbals. "The Domestic Determinants of Transnational Activity: An Examination of Women's Groups in the United Kingdom, France and Germany. International Studies Quarterly. (Forthcoming).
  • Lori Poloni-Staudinger and Candice Ortbals. 2012. Terrorism and Violent Conflict: Women's Agency, Leadership and Responses. New York: Springer Press.
  • Lori Poloni-Staudinger and Candice Ortbals. 2011. "Gendered Opportunities? Political Opportunities and Activity Choice Among Women's Movements in the UK, France and Germany." Social Movement Studies 10(1):  55-79.
  • Lori Poloni-Staudinger. 2011. “Female Guerilla Fighters” in Susan Moskowitz, (ed.) The Multimedia Encyclopedia of Women in Today's World. Sage Press.
  • Lori Poloni-Staudinger. 2011. "Female-Targeted Terrorism" in Susan Moskowitz, (ed.) The Multimedia Encyclopedia of Women in Today's World. Sage Press.
  • Lori Poloni-Staudinger. 2009. "Why Cooperate? Cooperation Among Environmental Groups in the United Kingdom, France and Germany. Mobilization 14(3): 375-397.
  • Lori Poloni-Staudinger.  2009. “We All Need Friends:  Elite Alliances and the Activity Choices of Environmental Groups in the United Kingdom, France and Germany” in Connor McGrath (ed), Interest Groups and Lobbying: Europe. Edwin Mellen Press.
  • Lori Poloni-Staudinger.  2009.  “Why Cooperate?  Cooperation Among Environmental Groups in the United Kingdom, France and Germany.”  Mobilization
  • Lori Poloni-Staudinger. 2008. “Are Consensus Democracies More Environmentally Effective?”  Environmental Politics.  17(3):  410-431
  • Lori Poloni-Staudinger.  2008.  “The Domestic Opportunity Structure and Supranational Activity:  An explanation of environmental group activity at the European Union Level.”  European Union Politics 9(4): 531-558

Consulting and special appointments

  • Statewide Coordinator, Arizona Deliberates, 2013-present
  • Kettering affiliate, 2012-present
  • Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), social research expert, 2010-present

Academic fields

Comparative politics:

  • Western Europe
  • advanced industrial democracies
  • political participation
  • political institutions
  • social movements
  • women and politics
  • comparative environmental politics

International relations:

  • contemporary international issues
  • women and terrorism
  • international environmental politics
  • transnational social movements
  • United States- European Union relations
  • European Union
  • international institutions