Associate ProfessorOffice: Morton Hall 250CEmail: email@example.comPhone: (256) 824-2312 Dr. Anne Marie Choup has been on the faculty of the Political Science Department since 2007. Before coming to UAH, she taught classes at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and at Mills College in Oakland California. Her expertise spans a wide range of topics, including the politics of Latin American and developing nations, African Development, the United Nations, and American Politics. Dr. Choup's work explores the ways in which grassroots organizations work together to make demands on the state. She has published in Development and Change (2003), the International Political Science Review (2006), the Journal of Civil Society (2006), Social Movement Studies (2008), and Politics (2010). She has presented papers at the Latin American Studies Association Congress, the African Studies Association Meetings, and both the Western and the American Political Science Associations' annual meetings. Her current research focuses on the political stances of the Catholic Church in Latin America. Dr. Choup's work has been funded by the American Political Science Association, the National Science Foundation, and the Social Science Research Council. Dr. Anne Marie Choup earned her Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She also studied at George Washington University (M.A. International Affairs) and Georgetown University (B.S. Foreign Service).