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Kaden Paulson-Smith

Ph.D. Student
Comparative Politics
Political Theory
Research Interests: 
African politics, gender and sexuality, political repression, coloniality, critical theory

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Kaden Paulson-Smith is a graduate student in the Department of Political Science specializing in comparative politics and political theory.  Kaden's research is on the politics of repression and resistance with a focus on nonnormative gender and sexuality in African countries.  Kaden previously worked for Teaching, Research, & International Policy and AidData at the College of William & Mary's Institute for the Theory and Practice of International Relations.  Kaden holds a BA in Government from Smith College.