Terri has lived in Austin since September 2003.  From 1999-2003 she was an assistant professor at the University of Washington in Seattle. She received her Ph.D. from UCLA in Political Science in Comparative Politics and Methodology and her B.A. in International Relations from Stanford University. She has received fellowships from the Ford Foundation, the German Marshall Fund, the Max-Planck Institute for the Study of Society, as well as numerous grants and fellowships allowing her to conduct extensive research in Europe – specifically in France, Germany, Austria, Denmark and Britain. She can be found online at and via her blog and on Twitter @TerriGivens.

Major Publications

  • European politics and security, including Voting Radical Right in Western Europe.
  • The Immigrant Politics: Race and Representation in Western Europe.