BonicelliPaul Bonicelli, Ph.D.

Office Location
RH 318C

Office Hours
Wednesday 1:00 pm - 2:50pm,
5:50 pm - 6:30 pm
And By Appointment

Paul Bonicelli served in President George W. Bush's administration at USAID from 2005 to 2008 as assistant administrator for Latin America and the Caribbean. He has served as a delegate to the United Nations and as a professional staff member for the Foreign Affairs Committee of the US House of Representatives. His academic career includes serving as provost of Houston Baptist University, dean of Patrick Henry College and as assistant professor of Political Science at Grove City College.

Dr. Bonicelli writes regularly for Foreign Policy magazine and The Federalist and provides radio and television interviews on foreign policy and politics. He is a senior adviser at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, DC and serves as a foreign policy advisor to presidential campaigns.

Dr. Bonicelli earned a master's degree in public policy from Regent University and a doctorate in political science from the University of Tennessee.

Fields of Expertise:

  • International Relations
  • Comparative Politics
  • Development and Democratization