Curriculum Vitae

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Contact information:

Email: kpreble at albany dot edu
Twitter@poliscikeith

Research Interests:

– sanctions, economic statecraft, and foreign policy
– political methodology, qualitative methods, mixed methods
– politics and international relations of Southeast Asia
– Italian politics

Education:

University at Albany, State University of New York (2016-present): Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science

Northwestern University (2017): Master of Arts in Public Policy and Administration (MPPA)

St. John’s University (2015): Master of Arts in Government and Politics, concentrating in international relations with a minor in comparative politics.

St. John’s University (2015): Advanced Certificate in International Law and Diplomacy 

University of Melbourne (2003): Bachelor of Arts

Training:

Institute for Qualitative and Multi-Method Research (IQMR), June 16-28, 2019, Syracuse University

Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research, June 25-August 17, 2018

Publications:

Peer Reviewed:

Forthcoming, under contract: Early, Bryan R. and Keith A. Preble. 2020. “Economic Statecraft.” Oxford Handbook of Grand Strategy. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Under Review at Security Studies: Early, Bryan R. and Keith A. Preble. 2018. “Enforcing Economic Sanctions: Analyzing How OFAC Implements U.S. Sanctions Policies.” SSRN. https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3306653

Policy Works:

Early, Bryan R. and Keith A. Preble. 2019. “Trends in U.S. Sanctions Enforcement during the Trump Administration.” Compliance and Enforcement (blog), New York University. Available at https://wp.nyu.edu/compliance_enforcement/2019/01/30/trends-in-u-s-sanctions-enforcement-during-the-trump-administration 

Preble, Keith and Bryan R. Early. 2018. “‘Sanctions Busting’: The Risks and Rewards to those Trying to Circumvent the System.” SanctionsAlert.com. June 15. http://sanctionsalert.com/sanctions-busting-the-risks-and-rewards-to-those-trying-to-circumvent-the-system

Early, Bryan R. and Keith Preble. 2017. “America needs Europe’s help with sanctions. It may not get it.” Monkey Cage (via Washington Post). August 24. URL: https://www.washintonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2017/08/24/america-needs-europes-help-with-sanctions-it-may-not-get-it

Teaching Experience:

Fall 2019

RPOS 383: American Foreign Policy

Summer 2019

RPOS 101: Introduction to American Politics, online course
July 18-August 16, 2019

Teaching Assistantships:

Spring 2019: Teaching Assistant, RPOS 101W: Introduction to American Politics
University at Albany, SUNY
(3 discussion groups, 66 students; coordinating 3 other teaching assistants)

Fall 2018: Lead Teaching Assistant, RPOS 101W: Introduction to American Politics
University at Albany, SUNY
(3 discussion groups, 66 students; coordinating 3 other teaching assistants)

Spring 2018: Teaching Assistant, RPOS 101W: Introduction to American Politics
University at Albany, SUNY
(3 discussion groups, 59 students)

Fall 2017: Teaching Assistant, RPOS 101W: Introduction to American Politics
University at Albany, SUNY
(3 discussion groups; 63 students)

Research Assistantships:

Summer 2018: Summer Research Assistant, Center for Policy, University at Albany, SUNY

Summer 2017: Summer Research Assistant, Center for Policy, University at Albany, SUNY

Fall 2016-Spring 2017: Research Assistant, Department of Political Science, University at Albany, SUNY

Conferences:

American Political Science Association Annual Meeting
Washington, DC
August 30-September 2, 2019
Paper (with Zheng Wang): “Do Cross-Cutting Cleavages affect Democratization?”

International Studies Association Annual Convention 2019
Toronto, Canada
March 26-30, 2019
Paper:
“Not All Trade Relationships Are Created Equal: Understanding Sanctions, Sanctions Busting, and External Trade”

Institutions and Societies Graduate Conference
University at Albany, SUNY
February 22, 2019
Presented paper on the challenges facing ASEAN and Southeast Asia regarding the South China Sea 

American Political Science Association Annual Meeting
Boston, MA
August 30-September 2, 2018
Paper: “Sanctions Busting and Treaty Norms”

Institutions and Societies Graduate Conference
University at Albany, SUNY
February 23, 2018
Presented paper on EU sanctions busting

Service:

Fall 2018-Spring 2019: Co-chair for the Graduate Association of Political Science (GAPS) at Rockefeller College, University at Albany, SUNY

Fall 2018-Spring 2019: Chair of the Institutions and Societies 2019 Graduate Student Conference, Rockefeller College, University at Albany, SUNY

Spring 2018: Writing/Language Tutor for Graduate Students in political science, public administration, and international affairs at Rockefeller College for Public Policy and Affairs, University at Albany, SUNY

PhD Courses Taken:

Methods Courses:
Political Inquiry
Qualitative Methods
Quantitative Methods
Advanced Quantitative Methods
Categorical/Discrete & Multilevel Regression Models
Multivariate Analysis of Cross-Sectional Data
Spatial
Statistics

International Relations Coursework
Field Seminar in International Relations
American Foreign Policy
International Political Economy
Global Security
Global Governance
Weapons of Mass Destruction

Comparative Politics Coursework
Field Seminar in Comparative Politics
Government and Politics in the People’s Republic of China
Politics of Southeast Asia
Political Violence, Insurgency, and Terrorism 

Communism and Post-Communist Political Systems 
Comparative Public Policy
Contentious Politics 

Political Science Coursework:
American Political Theory 
Field Seminar in Public Policy

Professional Associations:

American Political Science Association (APSA)
New York State Political Science Association (NYSPSA)
International Studies Association (ISA)
International Political Science Association (IPSA)
Western Political Science Association (WPSA)
Peace Science Society (PSS)