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Department of Government

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  • SPA Government
    202-885-6200
    Fax: 202-885-2967
    govt@american.edu
    Ward Circle Building, Room 230

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Recent PhD Placements

Graduates of the Department of Government’s PhD program have achieved distinction in academic positions, as well as in government, think tanks, the media, and the private sector. These placements over the past decade below provide great examples of the program’s success.


Academic Placements in Tenure Track Positions

  • Rutgers University
  • University of Massachusetts-Boston
  • Kent State University
  • University of Cincinnati
  • Ithaca College
  • Isik University, Turkey

 

Professional Placements

  • Deloitte
  • Bloomberg
  • RAND Corporation
  • Sentinel Homeland Security

 

High-Level Government Placements

  • Library of Congress
  • US Department of Agriculture
  • The World Bank
  • The Indian Government's National Council of Education Research and Training