Welcome

Keith A. Preble is a PhD candidate (international relations and comparative politics) in the Department of Political Science at the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy at the University at Albany, State University of New York.

Research Interests:

  • Economic sanctions and arms embargoes
  • International trade
  • US foreign policy and foreign policy analysis
  • Quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods
    • Multilevel models
    • Spatial regressions
    • Social network analysis (SNA)

Regional Interests:

  • Southeast Asia
  • Europe
  • North Korea

Teaching:
I have taught the following courses for undergraduates: Introduction to American Politics, American Foreign Policy, European Politics, Homeland Security, International Organizations, and Research and Writing Seminar.

This winter, I will be teaching Introduction to American Politics for the University at Albany, SUNY Wintersession 2021-21. In the spring semester, I will be teaching American Foreign Policy and Research Methods at the University at Albany, SUNY.

Interests outside political science:
Besides political science, Keith has an interest in genealogy; Italian language, art, and translation; history; photography; music (he plays the flute, recorder, and piano); traveling; and web design.

Since 2005, he has operated a popular blog on Italian language that evolved into a small publishing company. Since 2014, Keith and his coauthors have published five Italian language guides. In 2021, the web site has shift operations to Substack in order to reach a larger audience, https://paroladelgiorno.substack.com.