Craig Albert

Graduate Director of MAISS Program

Craig Albert

Graduate Director of MAISS Program

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of Social Sciences

The Graduate School

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of Political Science

Education

  • Ph.D., Political Science and Government, General University of Connecticut, 2009

  • MA, Political Science and Government, General University of Connecticut, 2003

  • BA, Political Science and Government, General Augusta State University, 2001

Certifications

  • Advanced Placemment Rater/Reader Educational Testing Services, 2016

  • Armatus Sexual Abuse Risk Management Certification Armatus, 2015

  • Virtus: Protecting God's Children The Roman Catholic Church, 2009

Awards & Honors

  • AU Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award AU, 2020

  • USG Chancellor’s Learning Scholar USG, 2020

  • Order of the Sword and Shield Induction Order of the Sword and Shield, 2020

  • Pamplin Professional Impact Fund Grant Pamplin College, AU, 2020

  • Augusta University Honor’s Program Certificate of Appreciation. 2019. Augusta University Honor's Program, 2019

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • SECR 6997

    Capstone
  • SECR 7000

    Directed Readings: Advanced Research
  • SECR 6916

    Causes and Prevention of War
  • POLS 4950

    Pol. Science Selected Topics: Political Philosophy and War
  • SECR 6950

    Selected Topics: Study Away: Model UN
  • POLS 3501

    Ancient Political Thought
  • SECR 6982

    Information Warfare

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Epidemiological Intelligence Fusion Centers: Health Security and COVID-19 in the Dominican Republic, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Democracy and Cyberconflict: How Regime Type affects State-Sponsored Cyberattacks, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The Initiation of State- Sponsored Cyberattacks, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Human Security as Biosecurity: Reconceptualizing National Security Threats in the Times of COVID-19., 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Remember the Chechens: A Process-Tracing Analysis of the Evolution of Chechen Terrorism, 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Department Service

  • MAISS Admissions Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • MAISS Curriculum Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Political Science Curriculum Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • MPA Chair Search Committee 2021

    Role: Committee Member
  • Department of Social Sciences, Chair Search Committee, Fall 2021. 2021

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Pamplin Slate Coordinator 2021 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Integrated Studies Advisory Board 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Academic Policies Committee 2017 - 2019

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Pamplin Academic Policies 2016 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta University Pamplin College Marketing and Recruitment Committee 2016 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Graduate Faculty Council 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Georgia Regents University, Council of Undergraduate Research 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Chancellor's Learner Scholars Committee 2021

    Role: Committee Member
  • Lead Interviewer for College and University Representative Group for Military and Veteran Services site coordinator hiring position 2020 - 2020

    Role: Other
  • AU Honors Program Committee 2016 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Journal of Political Science Education 2018 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • SAGE Open - 2022

    Role: Reviewer
  • International Studies Perspectives - 2022

    Role: Reviewer
  • Journal of Political Science Education - 2022

    Role: Reviewer
  • Politics & the Life Sciences - 2022

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • Church of the Most Holy Trinity 2018 - Present

  • Church of the Most Holy Trinity 2018 - Present

  • Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church 2018 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Knights of Columbus 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Knights of Columbus, 2015 - Present

    Role: Other