Administration and service

Selected Program Service

Program Head, Political Science, September 2014-present

Program Head, Public Policy and Political Economy, July 2012-present


Selected School Service

EPPS Faculty Advisory Committee (elected), 2006-7, 2007-8, 2008-9, 2009-10, 2010-11, 2014-15

EPPS Bylaw Committee, 2002, 2008, 2012, 2014

EPPS Executive Committee, 2012-present

Search Committee for Dean, School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences, 2009-2010


Selected University Service

Presidential Search Committee, 2015 (elected)

Search for Graduate Dean, 2015

McDermott Faculty Honors Council, 2009-present

Advisory Committee, Center for US Latin American Initiatives, 2014-present

Calendar Committee, 2014-present (Vice Chair 2015-2016)

3+3+3 committee on nontenure track faculty, 2014-2015

Senate Committee on the Graduate Application, 2009

Hearing Officer, Judicial Affairs, 2008- 2011

International Oversight Committee, chair (elected) 2012-present

International Education Advisory Committee, 2008-present

Academic Council, 2007-2008, 2008-2009

Student Fee Advisory Committee, 2006-7

Select Committee on Tuition, 2005

Faculty Senate 2002-2003, 2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2006-2007, 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2009-2010, 2012-2013, 2013-2014, 2014-2015, 2015-2016

Quality Enhancement Committee (part of the SACs reaffirmation process initiated to create GEMS) 2007-2008

Senate Committee on School Bylaws, 2002

Health Professions Advisory Committee, 2000-2015


Selected Professional Service

Fulbright US Student Screening Committee, South America, 2011, 2012, 2014

Board of Directors, Bill of Rights Defense Committee, 2010-2014.

President, Midwest Association of Latin American Studies, 2010

Steering Committee of the ECPR Standing Group on Extremism & Democracy, 2007-present.

Editorial Board, Security and Defense Studies Review, 2010-present

Guest Editor, special issue on domestic extremism and terrorism, Policing A Journal of Policy and Practice, Volume 3 Issue 3, 2009.

Managing editor of e-Extreme, 2005-2008.

Numerous Colombian asylum cases

© Jennifer s. Holmes 2015