Profile

  • Title:
    Assistant Professor of Political Science
  • Department:
    Political Science

Nicole Loring

Contact

Background

Dr. Nicole Loring specializes in Southeast Asian politics, authoritarianism and democracy, and women’s political participation. She teaches courses in political science and history at Rivier University.

Degrees

  • Ph.D., Northern Illinois University
  • M.A., Northern Illinois University
  • B.A., Syracuse University

Specialties

  • Southeast Asian politics
  • Authoritarianism and Democracy
  • Women in Politics

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Political Science
  • U.S. Federal, State, and Local Government
  • Modern China
  • West in the World II
  • U.S. Foreign Policy in the 20th Century
  • Women in Politics
  • Comparative Parties, Elections, and Voting Behavior

Recent Publications and Proceedings

  1. 2018. Nicole Loring. “Overcoming Barriers: Myanmar’s Recent Elections and Women’s Political Participation.” Asia-Pacific Viewpoint, volume 59 issue 1.
  2. 2014. Nicole Loring. “Political Twist: A Combined Electoral System in Myanmar.” Indo-Pacific Review. December 1.