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UT Tyler Department of Political Science

Amentahru Wahlrab, Ph.D.

Amentahru Wahlrab, Ph.D.

Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Department: Political Science
Building: BUS 233
Phone: 903.565.5876


Ph.D. International Studies, University of Denver—Joseph Korbel School of International Studies, Denver, CO, 2010.

M.S. Political Science, Illinois State University, Normal, IL, 2001

B.A. Politics, with minor in Geology, Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA, 1997.



International Politics:

  • International Political Theory, Introduction to International Politics, Introduction to the Politics of Latin America, Asia, and Africa, Globalization, International Conflict and Security, Human Rights, Ethics and International Affairs, Sovereignty, International Society, Peace Studies; Early Warning and Conflict Prevention; Conflict Resolution

Comparative Politics :

  • Africa, Latin America, Revolutions, Democratization, Nonviolence, Comparative Political Theory

Political Theory:

  • Ancient, Modern, Contemporary, Marx, Rawls, Theories of Violence and Nonviolence, Comparative Political Ideologies

International Political Economy:

  • Introduction to International Political Economy, Normative Foundations of Global Political Economy, Theories of Political Economy

American Politics:

  • Introduction to American Government, US Foreign Policy, Citizens and Governance

Curriculum Vitae