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Dr Michael John Struett

Title: Associate Professor

Email: mjstruet@ncsu.edu

Phone: 919-515-5034

Office: Winston Hall 120

Website: http://faculty.chass.ncsu.edu/struett/

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Dr. Michael J. Struett is Associate Professor of Political Science in the School of Public and International Affairs at North Carolina State University.

Dr. Struett is generally interested in the evolution of norms in world politics, and the role of international organizations and international law in contributing to world order.  He teaches courses on Global Governance and International Organizations, International Law, the United Nations, and International Relations theory.  Much of his work focuses on the impact of non-governmental organizations in world politics, particularly the importance of their participation in processes of global governance.  

In 2013, Struett published Maritime Piracy and the Construction of Global Governance co-edited with Mark Nance and Jon Carlson. In 2008, Dr. Struett published The Politics of Constructing the International Criminal Court: NGOs, Discourse, and Agency with Palgrave Macmillan press.  The book analyzes the role of non-governmental organizations in establishing the International Criminal Court.  He has also published in journals such as Global Governance, Ethics and International Affairs, International Studies Review, Peace Review, PS: Political Science and Politics and Perspectives on Politics. 

He completed his PhD in 2005 at the University of California, Irvine. He received his bachelor's degree in political science with honors from Cal- Berkeley in 1995. He also has a 1998 master's degree from George Washington University's Elliot School of International Affairs.