Meet one of our new faculty members, Dr. Jeremy Cynamon, joining us as a Lecturer in the Political Science Department

What attracted you to UGA?

Elite research university, lively campus, great community spirit!

Where did you grow up?

Los Angeles

What was your favorite part of your college experience?

The friends and connections that I made.

What is your favorite food?

Mexican food.

Please tell us one fun fact about you.

I am a huge soccer fan. When I’m not doing Political Theory/Political science I’m watching or playing the sport.

What is one goal you have for yourself for the next year?

To refine some of the new courses I’ve designed and finished a few research projects.

Who inspires you in your research or career?

There are a number of active political theorists whose work and commitment I deeply admire. If I had to chose one, I’d say my doctoral advisor Bernard Yack.

If you could have one superpower, what would it be?

No need for sleep!

What advice do you have for SPIA students?

Explore all the resources and opportunities that SPIA has to offer. And go watch a Georgia soccer game!