Reed College

Undergraduate Seminars: 

“The Politics of Poverty in Developing Countries”  (Fall 2016)

“Politics and Social Movements” (Fall 2016)

“Understanding Populism: Power, Politics, and Democratization” (Fall 2012)

“Mobilizing Poor Voters: Machine Politics, Clientelism, Patronage, and Vote Buying” (Fall 2013, 2014)

“Politics, Resistance, and Grassroots Movements in Developing Countries”  (Fall 2012, 2013, 2014)

“Politics, Violence, and Human Rights in Latin America” (Spring 2014, 2015)


Undergraduate Course: 

“Introduction to Comparative Politics” (Spring 2013, 2014, 2015)

University of Chicago

Graduate Seminars: 

“Machine Politics in Comparative Perspective” (Fall 2010 and 2011)

“Latin American and Caribbean Studies MA Seminar” (Fall and Winter 2010, 2011)


Undergraduate Seminars: 

“Political Participation” (Winter 2012)

“Human Rights in Latin America” (Spring 2011 and 2012)

“Political Parties and Democracy” (Winter 2011)

“Machine Politics in Latin America” (Fall 2007)

University of Notre Dame

Undergraduate Seminar: 

“Clientelism and Machine Politics in Comparative Perspective” (2009)

Chicago Public Schools

Seminar to Chicago Public School Teachers as Scholars (The Newberry Library, Chicago, IL)

“Revolutions, Insurgency, and Democratization in Latin America” (February 15 and 16, 2011)

“From the Mexican Revolution to the Zapatistas” (February 16 and 23, 2012)

Odyssey Project, Illinois Humanities Council

Volunteer: College-level courses for low-income Spanish-speaking students (2007)