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Faculty & Staff

Andrew Austin

Andrew Austin

Associate Professor
MAC A326


Andrew Austin is on the faculty of Democracy and Justice Studies and Sociology at the University of Wisconsin—Green Bay. His areas of interests are crime and justice, political economy, and political sociology. He has published numerous articles, essays, and reviews in books, encyclopedia, journals, and newspapers. His academic work has appeared in Capitalism Nature... Read more »

Jillian Jacklin

Jillian Jacklin

Ad Hoc Program Spec

Jillian Marie Jacklin recently received her Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is currently a Visiting Lecturer in Democracy and Justice Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. She is a historian of the United States and places her work in a comparative and transnational context. Her research explores interactions between workers and business, as well as the government... Read more »

Katia Levintova

Katia Levintova

Co-Director
MAC A327

Dr. Katia Levintova is an Associate Professor of Political Science and Global Studies. She is a former Wisconsin Teaching Fellow and an author of several articles on teaching and learning as well as the political sociology of post-communist transitions published in sources such as the Journal of Political Science Education, and Europe-Asia Studies. She is also a recipient of several State... Read more »

Eric Morgan

Eric Morgan

Associate Professor
MAC A321

Selected publications

  • “Black and White at Center Court: Arthur Ashe and the Confrontation of Apartheid in South Africa,” Diplomatic History
  • “Dias, Bartolomeu,” “Tolkien, J.R.R.,” and “Van Riebeeck, Jan” in Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Emmanuel Akyeampong, eds., Dictionary of African Biography (New York: Oxford... Read more »

Kimberley Reilly

Kimberley Reilly

Associate Professor
Co-Chair, WGS
MAC A320

Kimberley Reilly teaches in Democracy and Justice Studies, History, and Women's and Gender Studies at UW-Green Bay. Her teaching interests include U.S. women's history, legal history, the history of sexuality, and American consumer culture. Her current book project is a legal and cultural history of marriage in the late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century... Read more »

Jon Shelton

Jon Shelton

Associate Professor
MAC A324

Jon Shelton is associate professor and chair of democracy and justice studies.  He is the author of Teacher Strike! Public Education and the Making of a New American Political Order, which was the winner, as a dissertation, of the Labor and Working-Class History Association’s Herbert Gutman Prize for Best Dissertation in 2014 and the International Standing Conference of the History... Read more »

Kaden Paulson-Smith

Kaden Paulson-Smith

Assistant Professor
MAC Hall

Kaden Paulson-Smith is an Assistant Professor of Democracy & Justice Studies and Political Science at the University of Wisconsin, Green Bay. Their research and teaching crosscut critical carceral studies, law and society, global politics, and feminist and postcolonial theory. Kaden's current book project reframes contemporary policing as a colonial legacy. This project examines the... Read more »

Nolan Bennett

Nolan Bennett

Assistant Professor
MAC A322

Nolan Bennett is a political theorist specializing in American political thought, literature, and criminal justice. He researches and writes on why so many people in the United States confront democratic dilemmas by offering their own life stories through autobiography, slave narrative, prison writing and more. In addition to teaching courses on constitutional law, law and society, and American... Read more »