Rachel Cremona: Faculty and Staff
Research, Professional and Creative Activity:
- Jimmy D. Kandeh, Ricardo R. Laremont & Rachel Cremona: “State Formation, Ethnic Mobilization and National Identity in Sierra Leone.”
- In Borders, Battles and Blood: Warfare and Conflict Resolution in Sudan, Ethiopia, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Sierra Leone, Ricardo R. Laremont (ed.); Lynne Reiner Press, 2004.
- Cremona, Rachel K. & Michael D. McDonald. “Does Centrism Enhance Electability in SMDP Systems?” Center on Democratic Performance, Binghamton University, 2006.
- Brunell, Thomas, Rachel K. Cremona & Christopher J. Anderson; “Descriptive Representation, District Demography, and Attitudes toward Congress among African Americans.” Legislative Studies Quarterly, 33:2 (May 2008).
- Cremona, Rachel. “Discovering the American Dream: The Colonial Foundations of American Identity.” Culturally La Florida: Spain’s New World Legacy. Flagler College, 2012.
Dr. Cremona earned her Ph.D. in Comparative Politics from the State University of New York at Binghamton and a Masters Degree in American Government from Essex University in the UK. Her dissertation, A Meaningful Majority: Rediscovering Government by the People, provides an empirical examination of the potential and limitations of modern democratic governance. She is also a contributing author in Borders, Nationalism and the African State (Lynne Reinner, 2005).
Teaching and Related Service:
- Ph.D., 2006 Political Science, State University of New York, Binghamton
- M.A., 2003 Political Science, State University of New York, Binghamton
- M.A.,2001 United States Government and Politics, University of Essex
- B.A., 2000 American Studies: Politics and Government, University of Kent 1998-1999: Study Abroad University of California, Berkeley
Area of Research:
- Latin American Politics; U.S./Latin America Relations Far Right Political Parties European Union Democratic Representation Citizenship
- Introduction to Political Science
- Politics in the U.S. Comparative
- Government Research methods US/Latin American
- Foreign Policy Conspiracy Theories
Faculty Advisor, Pi Sigma Alpha First Year Advisor