Department of Government
Diana Kapiszewski is the Provost's Distinguished Associate Professor and associate chair in the Department of Government in the College. She is also the director of graduate studies in the Department of Government and a member of the Georgetown Americas Institute Faculty Committee. Her research interests include public law, comparative politics, judicial politics, and research methods in Latin America.
International activities include:
- Co-editor of Beyond High Courts: The Justice Complex in Latin America (University of Notre Dame Press) and author of over multiple journal articles on comparative government in Latin America.
- Author of High Courts and Economic Governance in Argentina and Brazil, given the C. Herman Pritchett Award for the best book on law and courts written by a political scientist and published in 2012.
- Co-directs the Qualitative Data Repository and co-edits the new Cambridge University Press book series, "Methods of Social Inquiry."
- Director of the SIGLA (States and Institutions of Governance in Latin America) database hosted by the Department of Government and the Center for Latin American Studies.