Areas of Expertise (5)
U.S. Foregin Policy
Paul Musgrave is a frequent contributor to the Washington Post and PBS and has been called on by media outlets including CNN, MSNBC, and Slate to discuss how U.S. domestic institutions shape foreign policy.
Currently serving as an American Political Science Association Congressional Fellow in Washington, D.C. , Musgrave studies U.S. foreign policy, international relations theory, and how partisanship is changing American politics.
University College Dublin,: M.A., Politics
Georgetown University: Ph.D., Government
Indiana University: B.A., Political Science and History
Press Coverage (2)
Understanding the Hong Kong Protests with Prof. Paul Musgrave
WGBY | Public Television for Western New England tv
Paul Musgrave discusses what led to protests in Hong Kong.
North Korea Summit with UMass Amherst Professor Paul Musgrave | Connecting Point
Paul Musgrave discusses the June 2018 summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jung Un on WGBY, the public television for Western New England.
Mikhail Gorbachev’s Pizza Hut Thanksgiving MiracleForeign Policy
In 1997, the former Soviet leader needed money, and Pizza Hut needed a spokesman. Greatness ensued.
America Is Stuck With a Broken PresidentForeign Policy
Trump is unfit for office. But the system has no answers.
The U.S. tried to fix Ukraine’s government. We exported our corruption, instead.The Washington Post
Trump’s call with Zelensky shows that the greatest challenge to the post-Cold War liberal order has come from the country that was supposed to lead it
American Imperialists Have Always Dreamed of GreenlandForeign Policy
Trump’s reported hopes of buying the Danish island exemplify his 19th-century values.
How not to fix Silicon ValleyThe Washington Post
The problem isn’t whether tech entrepreneurs read the humanities. It’s how they think.