Ph.D. Political Science, University of Florida, 2002. Gainesville, Florida.
Thomas Nisley’s areas of interest in teaching and research include Latin American politics, security studies, 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 is working on a book project that explores the role of the Peace Corps in US foreign policy in Latin America. Before his career in academia, Thomas served for 27 months as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Dominican Republic.