Kouslaa Kessler-Mata arrived at USF in 2007 as an ethnic minority dissertation fellow after completing a fellowship at the National Congress of American Indians in 2006–07. She received her PhD in Political Science at the University of Chicago and serves in the Politics Department at USF as an associate professor. Her research interests include: democratic politics; the normative dimensions of policy making; negotiating political boundaries between local and tribal governments; federalism; and...
University of Chicago, AM, PhD in Political Science, San Francisco State University, BA in American Studies, Minor in American Indian Studies
Federalism, American Indian Politics, Political Theory (Self-Determination)