Faculty and Staff

James Moskowitz

James Moskowitz

Adjunct Faculty


M.A., Indiana University
B.A., Franklin & Marshall College

Email: jmoskowitz@vwu.edu
Department/s: Political Science

James is the Managing Editor of Perspectives on Politics, a flagship journal of the American Political Science Association.  He has taught courses on Human Rights in International Relations, Research Methods, Political Theory, and American Government.  His published work can be found in the Journal of Peace Research and PS: Political Science and Politics.  James is proud to be at Virginia Wesleyan College, as his twin brother is a happy alum (class of 1998).


“US Aid Allocation: The Nexus of Human Rights, Democracy, and Development,” Journal of Peace Research, March 2009 vol. 46, no. 2: 181-198. (With Tijen Demirel-Pegg.)
doi: 10.1177/0022343308100714
[Journal Impact Factor: 2.280 | Ranking: Political Science 6 out of 157]

Published Reports

Jeffrey C. Isaac and James Moskowitz 2013. “Editor’s Report – Perspectives on Politics: A Political Science Public Sphere.” PS: Political Science & Politics. 46(03): 690-95
doi: 10.1017/S1049096513000875

Jeffrey C. Isaac and James Moskowitz 2012. “Perspectives on Politics: A Political Science Public Sphere.” PS: Political Science & Politics. 45(03): 573-577 
doi: 10.1017/S1049096512000571

Jeffrey C. Isaac and James Moskowitz 2011. “Report of the Editor of Perspectives on Politics 2009-2010.” PS: Political Science & Politics. 44(02): 450-459 
doi: 10.1017/S104909651100045X

Human Rights and International Relations
Research Methods
Political Theory
American Government

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International Human Rights