Thomas Nisley

Ph.D. Political Science, University of Florida, 2002. Gainesville, Florida.


Dr. Nisley

Thomas Nisley’s areas of interest in teaching and research include Latin American politics, international relations, and US foreign policy. His current research examines great power competition in Latin America. He has an article forthcoming in the journal Questions in Politics titled 'The Popular Peception of China in Latin America and the Role of Confucian Insitutes.' Dr. Nisley's book,The Peace Corps and Latin America: In the Last Mile of US Foreign Policy 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.