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Georgeta Pourchot

Affiliated Faculty, Government and International Affairs (GIA)
Georgeta Pourchot
900 N Glebe Rd.
Arlington, VA 22203
  • Ph.D., International Studies, Old Dominion University, Norfolk VA.
  • M.A, Political Science, Virginia Tech
  • B.A., English and French Language and Literature, University of Timisoara, Romania
  • Democratization processes
  • Security, foreign policy, refugees
  • Europe, Russia, Eurasia, NATO
  • GIA/PSCI 5514: Global Security
  • PSCI 6124: Topics in security studies: Terrorism and Counterterrorism
  • GIA/PSCI 6144: Topics in Global Governance: Refugees
  • U.S. Foreign Policy
  • International Relations Theory
  • Rising Eurasia: Democracy and Independence in the Post-Soviet Space, Praeger, July 2008.
  • “International Refugee Research: Evidence for Smart Policy” (editor), 2019, Virginia Tech.
  • EU’s Eastern “Empire”, in Revisiting the European Union as Empire, Behr H. and Stivachtis (eds.) Y. Routledge, 2015.
  • “International Society and Regional Integration in Central Asia,” with Yannis Stivachtis, in Journal of Eurasian Studies vol. 5, no. 1 (Jan. 2014), pp. 68-76.
  • “The OSCE: A Pan-European Society in the Making?” Journal of European Integration 33, no. 2, pp. 179-195, 2011.
  • Post-Communist/Post-Authoritarian Democratization
  • American foreign policy
  • Russia and Eurasia
  • Population migration and refugees
  • Global security, terrorism, counter-terrorism