Professor, Government and International Affairs (GIA)
- Ph.D., Political Geography, Syracuse University, 1989
- M.A., Geography & History, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 1984
- B.A., Geography & History (First Class Honors), National University of Ireland, 1982
- Critical Geopolitics. Post-Communist Territorial Conflicts. Geopolitical Orientations in Post-Soviet States. US Foreign Policy. De Facto States. Public Opinion Research. United States, Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, Bosnia-Herzegovina.
- GIA 5254 (PSCI 5254): Global Conflicts
- GIA 5404: Topics in Political Geography
- GIA 5504 (PSCI 5504) (UAP 5504): Discourse Analysis
- GIA 6114: Critical Geopolitics
- Near Abroad: Putin, the US and the Contest for Ukraine and the Caucasus (New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017).
- Bosnia Remade: Ethnic Cleansing and Its Reversal (with C. Dahlman) (New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011).
- J. O’Loughlin, G. Toal, “Does War Change Geopolitical Attitudes? A Comparative Analysis of 2014 Surveys in Southeast Ukraine.” Problems of Post-Communism. Online, 15 November. https://doi.org/10.1080/10758216.2019.1672565
- G. Toal, J. O’Loughlin, “The Crimea Conundrum: Legitimacy and Public Opinion After Annexation.” Eurasian Geography and Economics. 60, 1: 6-27. https://doi.org/10.1080/15387216.2019.1593873
- G. Toal, G. Merabishvili, “Borderization Theatre: Geopolitical Entrepreneurship on the South Ossetia Boundary Line, 2008–2018,” Caucasus Survey, 7, 2: 110-133. https://doi.org/10.1080/23761199.2019.1565192
- G. Toal, J. O’Loughlin, ““Why Did MH17 Crash?” Blame Attribution, Television News and Public Opinion in Southeastern Ukraine, Crimea, and the De Facto States of Abkhazia, South Ossetia, and Transnistria.” Geopolitics, 23, 4: 882-916. https://doi.org/10.1080/14650045.2017.1364238
- K. Bakke, A.M. Linke, J. O’Loughlin and G. Toal. “Dynamics of State Building after War: External-Internal Relations in Eurasian De Facto States” Political Geography, 63: 159-173. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.polgeo.2017.06.011
Geopolitical Orientation in Russia’s Neighboring States.
- Critical geopolitics
- Political geography