"Mao Maoing the Right-Deviationists in American Higher Education," National Association of Scholars Regional Conference, January 12, 2019. Slides NewsArticle

"The Case for Colonialism: A Lecture", Texas Tech University, November 27, 2018, Video

Research, Public Service & Teaching Areas

Global Democracy and Democratization

Political Legitimacy

The Case for Colonialism

Politics of China and Asia

Energy, Environment, and Development

Conflict, Security, and Rising Powers