Dr. David Romano


Political Science

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Political Science
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • Ph.D. in Political Science, 2002, University of Toronto
  • M.A. in Political Science, 1993, McGill University
  • B.A. in Middle East Studies and Political Science, 1991, McGill University


  • Politics and Government of the Middle East
  • International Relations Theories
  • Foreign Policies of Middle East States
  • Political Violence and Terrorism

Research and professional interests

  • Nationalism
  • Social movements
  • Theories of peace and conflict
  • Non-state actors (particularly movements employing guerrilla and terrorist tactics)
  • Politicized Islam
  • Middle-East and Mediterranean politics (with a special emphasis on Turkey, Iraq, the Kurds and other Middle Eastern minorities)
  • Forced migration (refugees, internally displaced persons)
  • Globalization and development issues

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