Faculty Profiles

Kristin Bail

Kristin Bail

Assistant Professor
Political Science
264 Spes Unica Hall


  • PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • MA, Western Illinois University
  • BA, Westminster College (Missouri)

Areas of Expertise 

  • Comparative Politics
  • Political Behavior
  • Survey Research

Research Interests 

  • Identity Politics
  • Political Information
  • Low- and Middle-Income Democracies

Courses Recently Taught 

  • POSC 160: Global Political Issues
  • POSC 207: Introduction to Comparative Politics
  • POSC 319: Global Politics of International Development

Professional Memberships 

American Political Science Association; Midwest
Political Science Association