John T Ishiyama

Department:

Political Science

College:

College of Arts and Sciences

Email:

John.Ishiyama@unt.edu

Phone:

(940) 565-4326

Expertise:

Russia, former Soviet Union, communism, post-communism, North Korea, African politics, Ethiopia, democratization

Education:

PhD, political science, Michigan State University MA, Russian and European studies, University of Michigan BA, history, Michigan State University

Activities:

Co-author of “Communist Successor Parties in Post-Communist Politics” and “Ethnopolitics in the New Europe.” Editor of forthcoming “Principles of Comparative Politics” and “Political Science in the 21st Century: A Reference Handbook.” Has published articles in numerous journals and conducted many interviews with television and radio reporters on politics in Russia, North Korea and Central Asia