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Faculty Profile

Gregory J Love

Political Science
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF POLITICAL SCIENCE
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132 DEUPREE HALL
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7401
Joined UM: August 21, 2008

Areas of Expertise

  • LATIN AMERICA
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE, COMPARATIVE LEGISLATURES AND EXECUTIVES
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE, COMPARATIVE POLITICAL PARTIES AND ELECTIONS
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE, LATIN AMERICA
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE, TRANSITIONS TO DEMOCRACY

Brief Bio

Gregory J. Love is Associate Professor of Political Science, Isom Faculty Fellow (2019-2021) , and Affiliated Researcher of the Latin American Public Opinion Project at Vanderbilt University. He is also co-director of the Executive Approval Project and the Southeast Latin American Behavioral Workshop. He holds a Ph.D. and B.A. from the University of California, Davis. Dr. Love's work focuses on the intersection of mass political behavior and elite identities, actions, and institutions, particularly in Latin America. His recent publications and ongoing projects look at the role of leader gender and democratic accountability in the developed and developing world. Work from this project and others have appeared in British Journal of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, Comparative Politics, Political Behavior, and other journals, book chapters, and popular press outlets. His research has been supported by the National Science Foundation, Mellon Foundation, Latin American Public Opinion Project, Center for the Study of Conflict and Social Cohesion (Chile), and the Latin American Studies Association. Dr. Love's teaching interests align with his research endeavors. Recent undergraduate and graduate courses have examined the politics of Latin America and the role of mass movements and identities in shaping individual behavior.

Degrees

BA
POLITICAL SCIENCE
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS/DAVIS, CALIFORNIA (1999)
PHD
POLITICAL SCIENCE
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, DAVIS CALIFORNIA (2008)

Committee Memberships

University Standing Committee
University Standing Committee