College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Brian Warby

  • Political Science

    Faculty - Associate 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)

    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

    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 Approaches, Edited by Harvey Starr and Stanley Dubinsky. Routledge: New York.