Dr. Mert Kartal earned his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2014 and served as an assistant professor at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point for five years. In 2019, he was a guest researcher at the University of Gothenburg’s Quality of Government Institute. Dr. Kartal’s research focuses on international organizations and good governance. As assistant professor of government at St. Lawrence, he will teach a number of courses on international relations as well as a research seminar on political corruption.
International organizations, conditionality, European Union, good governance, corruption, Central and Eastern Europe
Regularly Taught Courses:
Govt 108: Introduction to International Politics
Govt 363: International Organization and Global Governance