Josh Counselman

  • Part Time Instructor

Josh Counselman has a B.A. in Political Science from Marietta College and a M.A. and Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Pittsburgh and is, currently, a Part-Time Instructor in Political Science. His research and teaching focus on international and comparative political economy and international institutions. In his free time, he enjoys watching soccer and running.

Courses Taught 

At Pitt

  • PS 0300 - Introduction to Comparative Politics
  • PS 1330 - European Union Seminar
  • PS 1373 - Comparative Political Economy

Thiel College

  • Introduction to International Relations
  • American Foreign Policy
  • Politics of Industrialized Societies
  • Politics of Developing Countries
  • Challenges in the European Union

Education & Training

  • PhD: University of Pittsburgh, 2021

Research Interests

  • International and Comparative Political Economy
  • International Organizations
  • International Trade
  • Economic Voting


Area of Study