Ph.D. Political Science, University of Florida, 2002. Gainesville, Florida.
Thomas Nisley’s areas of interest in teaching and research include Latin American politics, international relations, and US foreign policy. He has published in peer-reviewed journals such as International Studies Review, International Politics, Journal of American Studies, Politics & Policy, and White House Studies. Dr. Nisley's book,The Peace Corps and Latin America: In the Last Mile of US Foreign Policy (2018), is available from Lexington Books. Before his career in academia, Dr. Nisley served for 27 months as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Dominican Republic.