Brianne Walsh is a third year Political Theory graduate student in the Department of Political Science studying the relationship between economics and political theory. Brianne is also a Weaver Fellow with the Intercollegiate Studies Institute for the 2014-2015 school year. Before joining the department, Brianne worked as a Graduate Fellow for the President's Office at the Michigan State University as well as a Graduate Assistant for the Leo Strauss Center at the University of Chicago. Brianne holds a BA with high honors ('10) in Political Theory and Constitutional Democracy from Michigan State University and an MA in Social Science ('11) from the University of Chicago. Brianne's MA thesis was titled: Tocqueville’s Imagination: A New Political Science for the Art of Democracy.
This fall, Brianne is one of the TAS for ILS 205.