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Teri L Caraway

Political Science 1414 Soc Sci 267 19th Ave S

Department Affiliations


Teri L. Caraway is Professor of Political Science.


  • comparative political economy of labor
  • transnational labor issues
  • Southeast Asian politics
  • gender and comparative politics

Educational Background

  • Ph.D.: Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, 2002.
  • B.A.: Pomona College, Claremont, CA, 1989.

Research Activities

  • Fulbright Senior Scholar: Professor Caraway recently returned from a ten-month research leave in Indonesia
  • The impact of democratization on labor movements in developing and post-communist countries, 2004 - present
  • Cross-national analysis of trends in labor law reform, 2005 - present


  • University of Minnesota Grant-in-Aid Award, January 2006 – June 2007
  • Fulbright Senior Scholar Award, September 2004-May 2005
  • University of Minnesota Single Semester Leave, Spring 2005
  • University of Minnesota Faculty Summer Research Fellowship - Summer 2003, Summer 2006
  • Fulbright Scholar, 1998 - 1999

Courses Taught

  • POL 1909W - Freshman Seminar: Women, Gender, and Politics in the Global Political Economy
  • POL 3477 - Political Development
  • POL 4465 - Southeast Asian Politics
  • Pol 4489W - Citizens, Consumers, and Corporations
  • POL 8660 - Comparative Political Economy of Development
  • POL 8660 - Topics in Comparative Politics: Gender and Comparative Political Analysis
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