Grants & Awards
- Provost’s Dissertation Fellowship at Georgia State University (2020)
- Dept of Political Science Dissertation Research Fellowship for $2850 (2018)
- Doctoral Dissertation Research Stipend Enhancement for $2000 (2017)
- 2020: APSA Annual Conference
- 2020: Atlanta Symposium on Political Science
- 2015: MPSA Annual Conference
- American Political Science Association
- Midwest Political Science Association
Ph.D. Candidate at Georgia State University
Alexandra C. Pauley studies the impact of news and entertainment media on political and social attitudes. She has 5 years experience conducting research and analyzing quantitative and qualitative data.
- Ph.D. in Political Science, Georgia State University (expected May 2021)
- M.A. in Political Science, Georgia State University (2015)
- B.A. in International Affairs, Kennesaw State University (2012)
Graduate Teaching Assistant/Lecturer at GSU Political Science Dept
(2015 – 2019)
Convinced at least 10 unsuspecting college freshman to become political science majors. Served as instructor of record for 13 classes. Taught face-to-face, hybrid, and fully online classes covering American government, global issues, and pop culture’s influence on American politics. Read more here.
Freelance Writer & Editor
(2010 – 2016)
Appointed lead writer for politically-neutral website aimed at educating the public about all sides of politically divisive topics like gun rights, the gender wage gap, and politicization. Covered controversial 2014 senate & gubernatorial elections in GA for national political blog, PJ Media. Contracted with Excite Creative Studios to produce website copy, develop social media content for small businesses, and write blog posts and quizzes for affiliated sites.