Sidra Hamidi

Assistant Professor of Political Science

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  • Ph.D., Political Science, Northwestern University
  • M.A., International Relations, University of Chicago
  • B.A., Political Science, North Central College

Courses taught

  • Introduction to International Relations
  • Ethics and International Relations
  • Human Rights and International Law
  • International Environmental Law
  • Global Nuclear Politics
  • International Organizations

Research interests

Dr. Hamidi’s research is in security studies, international law, and global governance. She was previously a Stanton Nuclear Security Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for International Security and Cooperation at Stanford University. Her articles have been published in International Affairs and the European Journal of International Relations. She is currently working on a book which explores the politics of recognition in Israel, India, and Iran’s nuclear programs.

Banner photo (top) by Geoffrey St. John ’19