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Diaspora Politics [Research Assistantship]

Title: Diaspora Politics

Description: Help me with my second book project – tentatively entitled “The Strategic Logic of Diaspora Politics” – analyzing why some states develop policies to cultivate links with and/or to attract back certain diasporic communities while others do not. Moreover, I study the variation in diaspora policies across various diaspora segments by the same state.

Duties: Transcription of interviews, summaries of articles and books, library research, coding of variables.

Time commitment: 4-6 hours per week (average)

Credit hour option*: 2

Submit Cover Letter/Resume tomylonas@gwu.edu

*If credit is sought, all registration deadlines and requirements must be met.  Students selected to be research assistants should contact Mary Rothemich at rothemich@gwu.edu whether they intend to pursue credit or not.