Lori Poloni-Staudinger, PhD

Lori Poloni-Staudinger Professor and Department 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

Books

Completed/Published
Poloni-Staudinger, L., & Ortbals, C. (2017). Terrorism and Women: A Gender Analysis of Perpetrators, Responders and the Public. Springer International Press
Poloni-Staudinger, L., & Wolf, M. (2015). American Difference: American Politics From a Comparative Perspective. Washington, DC: Sage CQ Press.
Poloni-Staudinger, L., & Ortbals, C. (2012). Terrorism and Violent Conflict: Women's Agency Leadership and Responses. Springer Press.

Journal Articles 

In Progress

Poloni-Staudinger, L., Ortbals, C., Mendez, J. and Osborn, T.  (2016) Emotionally Evocative Women: The Influence of Women Suicide Bombers on the American Public. (Under Review)

Completed/Published
Poloni-Staudinger, L., & Ortbals, C. (2016). Women Policymakers Framing their Leadership and Lives in Relation to Terrorism: The Basque Case. Journal of Women, Politics and Policy. 
Poloni-Staudinger, L., & Ortbals, C. (2014). Women Defining Terrorism: Ethnonationalist, State, and Intimate Terrorism. Critical Studies on Terrorism, 7(3), 336–356.
Poloni-Staudinger, L., & Ortbals, C. (2014). Dangerous Fieldwork? Researching Terrorism and Negotiating Human Subjects and Interpersonal Relations. Sage Cases in Methodology.
Poloni-Staudinger, L., & Ortbals, C. (2014). Gendering Abottabad: Agency and Hegemonic Masculinity in an Age of Global Terrorism. Gender Issues, 31(1), 34–57.
Poloni-Staudinger, L., & Ortbals, C. (2014). The Domestic Determinants of Transnational Activity: An Examination of Women's Groups in the United Kingdom, France and Germany. International Studies Quarterly, 58(1), 68–78.
Poloni-Staudinger, L., & Ortbals, C. (2011). Gendered Opportunities? Political Opportunities and Activity Choice Among Women's Movements in the UK, France and Germany. Social Movement Studies: Journal of Social, Cultural and Political Protest, 10(1), 55–79.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2009). Why Cooperate? Cooperation Among Environmental Groups in the United Kingdom, France and German. Mobilization, 14(3), 375–397.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2008). Are Consensus Democracies More Environmentally Effective? Environmental Politics, 17(3), 410–431. 
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (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.
Russell, S., Poloni-Staudinger, L., Simmons, A., Gallini, S., & Feggins, R. (2006). Disparate Access: The Disproportionality of African American Students With Disabilities Across Educational Environments. Exceptional Children, 72(4), 411–424.
Skiba, R., Poloni-Staudinger, L., Simmons, A., & Feggins, R. (2005). Unproven Causal Links: The inadequacy of poverty as an explanation for minority disproportionality in special education. The Journal of Special Education, 39(3), 130–144.

Technical Reports
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2015). Statewide Coordination and Organizing Polycentrically. Kettering Foundation.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2014). Shaping Our Future: Chandler-Gilbert Report. Www.arizonadeliberates.com.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2014). Shaping Our Future: Flagstaff Report.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2014). Shaping Our Future: Mesa Report.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2014). Shaping Our Future: Phoenix College Report.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2014). Shaping Our Future: Prescott Report.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2014). Shaping Our Future: Scottsdale Report.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2014). Shaping Our Future: Sedona Report.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2014). Shaping Our Future: Sierra Vista Report.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2014). Shaping Our Future: Statewide Report. Www.arizonadeliberates.org.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2014). Shaping Our Future: Tucson Report.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2012). Discussant: Terrorism and Public Opinion, MPSA.
Poloni-Staudinger, L. (2012). Roundtable Chair: Midwest Political Science Association.
Poloni-Staudinger, L., Skiba, R., Simmons, A. B., Rausch, M., & Staudinger, L. (2003). Consistent removal: Contributions of school discipline to the school-prison pipeline. Technical Report Harvard Civil Rights Project.

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
  • European politics 

International Relations:

  • Contemporary international issues
  • Terrorism
  • International environmental politics
  • Transnational social movements
  • United States- European Union relations
  • European Union
  • International Institutions