From UGA to the Republic of Georgia: Five Researchers Travel to Train Scholars
From UGA to the Republic of Georgia: Five Researchers Travel to Train Scholars

by Shelby R. Steuart Several UGA SPIA Researchers are participating in a grant-funded project in Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia, this month. The goal of the project is to train groups

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Five SPIA Grads Named to 40 Under 40 Class of 2018
Five SPIA Grads Named to 40 Under 40 Class of 2018

SPIA is proud to announce that five alumni will be recognized this fall as recipients of the UGA Alumni Association’s 40 under 40 award. This award, given annually, recognizes successful

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Dr. Igor Khripunov publishes in Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
Dr. Igor Khripunov publishes in Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

CITS Distinguished Fellow Dr. Igor Khripunov has a new piece in the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists entitled “Nuclear safety vs security: Can the two cultures be harmonized?” The article, published

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Professor Kaufman Publishes New Book with Cambridge Press
Professor Kaufman Publishes New Book with Cambridge Press

By Amanda Tysor Dr. Alexander Kaufman, an associate professor of political science, has made an impressive contribution to political theory with his book Rawls’s Egalitarianism, recently published by Cambridge University

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CITS releases report on harmonizing nuclear security culture and safety culture
CITS releases report on harmonizing nuclear security culture and safety culture

The 2018 international workshop “A Roadmap for Harmonizing Nuclear Security Culture and Safety Culture” held in Serpong on 29-31 January reviewed benefits and challenges for harmonization of nuclear security culture

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Dr. Moldogaziev Wins Best Article Award
Dr. Moldogaziev Wins Best Article Award

Dr. Tima Moldogaziev, along with co-authors Dr. Sharon N. Kioko and Dr. W. Bartley Hildreth, have been chosen to receive the Jesse Burkhead Award for 2018. The Burkhead Award is

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MPA and PhD Alumna Wins Award
MPA and PhD Alumna Wins Award

MPA and PhD alumnae Dr. Megan LePere-Schloop won the 2018 Best Dissertation Award for the Academy of Management. Her dissertation titled, “The Logic of Identity-Focused Organizational Change: Research Based on

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2017-2018 SPIA Professors Awards and Honors
2017-2018 SPIA Professors Awards and Honors

In the 2017-2018 academic year, SPIA faculty members were awarded fifteen fellowships, awards, and honors through the University of Georgia and the University System of Georgia. Congratulations to all our

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American Founding Group names Undergraduate Paper Competition winners
American Founding Group names Undergraduate Paper Competition winners

The American Founding Group invited undergraduate students to submit papers for its first annual Undergraduate Paper Competition. The competition welcomed papers discussing any topic related to American Founding Era, including

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Dr. Khripunov publishes textbook on nuclear security culture
Dr. Khripunov publishes textbook on nuclear security culture

CITS Distinguished Fellow Dr. Igor Khripunov recently published a textbook entitled “Nuclear Security Culture: The State of Play,” for the International Nuclear Security Education Network (INSEN) supported by the International

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