Email: csuong [at] ucsd [dot] edu

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Bio

Welcome! I am a Postdoctoral Associate in the Wilf Family Department of Politics and the Center for Data Science at New York University. I successfully defended my doctoral dissertation on October 1, 2018 and completed all requirements for a Ph.D. in Political Science on October 9, 2018. I will officially receive the degree from the University of California, San Diego in December 2018. I was born in Minneapolis, MN.


Dissertation

Title: In the Name of National Interest: Persuasion in Security Politics

Committee: Branislav L. Slantchev, David A. Lake, Margaret E. Roberts, Samuel Kernell, Joel Sobel


Education

I received an M.A. in Politics from New York University and a B.A. in Anthropology with a minor in Law from Seoul National University.


Selected Research

Suong, Clara H. ``Pakistan, 2001-2011: Washington’s Small Stick" in Proxy Wars: Suppressing Violence through Local Agents edited by Eli Berman and David A. Lake. Cornell University Press, Forthcoming in Spring 2019.

This chapter will appear in Proxy Wars: Suppressing Violence through Local Agents, edited by Eli Berman and David A. Lake, forthcoming from Cornell University Press in Spring 2019. It is posted here by permission of the publisher. All rights reserved.

Norpoth, Helmut, Sidman, Andrew H., and Suong, Clara H. (2013), ``Polls and Elections: The New Deal Realignment in Real Time." Presidential Studies Quarterly, 43 (1): 146–166.


Selected Presentation

Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, Boston, MA, August 2018

Annual Meeting of the Society for Political Methodology, Brigham Young University, July 2018 (Poster)

Annual Meeting of the Society for Political Methodology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, July 2017 (Poster)

Proxy Wars Conference, George Washington University, September 2016

Experiments in International Relations Conference, Princeton University, May 2014

Southern California Comparative Political Science Conference, UC Santa Barbara, September 2013

Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, Seattle, WA, September 2011

Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, IL, April 2011

Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association, Washington, DC, September 2010


Selected Teaching

I have served as an Instructor of Record or a Teaching Assistant at the University of California, San Diego and Stony Brook University for the following courses:

World Politics

Introduction to International Relations

War and Society

National Security Strategy

U.S. Foreign Policy

International Relations of the Asia-Pacific

Data Analytics for the Social Sciences

Political Inquiry

Quantitative Methods [Ph.D.]


Service

Reviewer: American Political Science Review, Journal of Politics, Political Communication, Review of International Organizations