Svet Misak Derderyan
His most recent co-authored publication, Measuring International Authority: A Postfunctionalist Theory of Governance, Vol. III (2017) explains the evolving authority and structure of the 76 most prominent international organizations since the 1950s. In addition to his research and teaching, Dr. Derderyan has given multiple talks on corruption, European-Russian and American-Russian relations in the post-Cold War era, and the role of civic activism in democracy promotion etc.
Dr. Derderyan obtained his PhD in Political Science at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill in 2015. Prior to that he worked as a Consultant at MarketBridge in Washington, DC and Toronto, Canada, as an Investment Banking Analyst at Merrill Lynch in New York, and as a Legislative Assistant at the United States Senate (the US Senate Finance Committee, Sen. Max Baucus D-MT). He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Hamilton College in New York in 2006 with degrees in Economics and International Relations.
- Ph.D., Political Science, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 2015