[ abridged CV — last updated January 17, 2021 ]
awycoff (at) gradcenter (dot) cuny (dot) edu
Political Science Dept. ⋅ The Graduate Center, CUNY
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- City University of New York Graduate Center, New York, NY
- Ph.D. Candidate, Political Science ⋅ Certificate in Critical Theory
- Concentrations: Political Theory (Primary), Comparative Politics (Secondary)
- Dissertation: Numbered, Weighed, Divided: Revolution, Apocalypse, and the Liberal Tradition
- Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
- B.A., Political Science, magna cum laude
- "Between Prophecy and Apocalypse: Buber, Benjamin, and Socialist Eschatology," Political Theory (forthcoming), doi:10.1177/0090591720939044.
- Adjunct Lecturer, Lehman College, Bronx, NY
- Politics and Culture (Fall 2018–Spring 2021)
- Classical and Medieval Political Philosophy (Spring 2021)
- Adjunct Lecturer, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY
- Research Strategies in Public Policy (Fall 2019–Spring 2020)
- Politics of Fear (Spring 2019)
- People, Power, and Politics (Spring 2017–Spring 2019)
- Political Science Program Representative, CUNY Graduate Student Council
- Research Assistant to Susan Buck-Morss
Awards & Fellowships
Tuition FellowshipCovers five years (later increased to seven following contract negotiations) of graduate tuition, with additional funding awarded on a competitive basis, CUNY Graduate Center
Hoover PrizeAwarded for best research paper at the WWU Political Science Department's Student Conference, Western Washington University
- Presenter, Midwestern Political Science Association, Chicago, IL
- Session: Rule, Sovereignty, and Territory
- Paper: "Between Prophecy and Apocalypse: The Buber-Benjamin Divide"
- Presenter, New York State Political Science Association, Staten Island, NY
- Panel: Marx, Death, and Disenchantment
- Paper: "Parties of Catastrophe: Keynes on Marxism and Apocalypse"
- Presenter, Northeastern Political Science Association, Philadelphia, PA
- Panel: Troubling Interpretations
- Paper: "Martin Buber's Utopian Eschatology"
- Presenter, Western Political Science Association, Vancouver, BC
- Panel: Identity, Democracy, and Intersectionality
- Paper: "Against the Pauline Temptation"
- Association for Political Theory
- New York State Political Science Association
- Northeastern Political Science Association
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