Brian Warby

Department of Political Science
Faculty - Assistant Professor of Political Science


International Relations


PhD Political Science - University of South Carolina (2014); M.A. Political Science - University of South Carolina (2011); B.A. Political Science - Brigham Young University (2007)

Research Interests

Politics of development; Poverty alleviation; International trade and conflict


Advisor for Model United Nations Competition Team Advisor for multiple political engagement student organizations Political Science Department's Social Media Coordinator

Selected Publications

Brian Warby. 2016. Politics, Poverty and Microfinance: How Governments Get in the Way of Helping the Poor. New York: Lexington.


Nadia Jilani, Ashley Murph-Schwarzer, Dona Roy, Matthew Shaffer and Brian Warby. 2016. “Trade Networks and Conflict Processes in the Middle East”, in The Israeli Conflict System: Analytic ApproachesEdited by Harvey Starr and Stanley Dubinsky. Routledge: New York.

Courses Taught

Pol Gen 1020 - Contemporary Political Problems

Pol Gen 3184 - Senior Seminar - "The Politics and Ideology of Wealth"

Pol Intl 1024 - International Relations

Pol Intl 4119/5119 - Politics of the Global Economy

Pol Intl 4125/5125 - North-South Relations

Pol Comp 3142 - Latin American Politics


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