Shyam Sriram, Ph.D.

Lecturer of Political Science

Portrait of Shyam K. Sriram, Ph.D., Lecturer of Political Science

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Education & Curriculum Vitae

PhD, University of California at Santa Barbara

MA, University of California at Santa Barbara

MA, Georgia State University

BA, Purdue University


Chavez, William S. and Shyam K. Sriram. 2022. “Inventions of Indigeneity through Mad Max Transmedia,” Journal of Religion and Popular Culture (Forthcoming).

Sriram, Shyam K. 2021. “Tackling Islamophobia in a Course on Religion and Politics: Bringing Muslim Women’s Voices into the Classroom,” The Wabash Center Journal on Teaching, 2 (2): 262.

Sriram, Shyam K., Will Gigerich, Meet Patel, and Kayla Miller. 2021. “The History and Politics of Anti-Masking Laws,” United States Politics and Policy Blog (London School of Economics), 2 July.

Sriram, Shyam K., Victoria Combs and Cole McNamara. 2020. “Presidents and Jewish Rhetoric,” United States Politics and Policy Blog (London School of Economics), 23 December.

Sriram, Shyam K. 2020. “The Hierarchical Integration Model of Refugee Resettlement,” Journal of Political Science, 48 (1): 7 – 29.

Sriram, Shyam K. 2019. “Donald Trump’s New Refugee Admissions Cap is a Record Low, and a Departure for a Republican President.” United States Politics and Policy Blog (London School of Economics), 2 October.

Sriram, Shyam K. 2019. “Integration Distress and Acculturative Stress: The Resettlement Challenges of Bhutanese Refugees in the United States,” South Asian Diaspora, 12 (1): 93 – 108.

Nasif, Noelle, Shyam K. Sriram, and Eric R.A.N. Smith. 2018. “Racial Exclusion and Death Penalty Juries: A Big Problem that will Only Get Bigger,” Kansas Journal of Law & Public Policy, 27: 147 – 165.

Sriram, Shyam K. and stonegarden grindlife. 2017. “The Politics of Choice: South Asian American Candidates, Nicknames, and Campaign Strategies.” South Asian Diaspora, 9 (1): 17 – 31.

Sriram, Shyam K. 2016. “A Foucauldian Theory of American Islamophobia.” International Journal of Islamic Thought, 10: 47 – 54.

Jenkins, Matthew, Shyam K. Sriram, and Jaedong Choi. 2016. “Organization and Framing in Nosamo and the Tea Party: The Changing Face of Political Movements and Democracy.” Asian J. of Comparative Politics, 2(3): 293 – 307.

Refugee Resettlement and Policy; Asian Pacific American Politics; Religion and American Politics; Campaigns and Voter Behavior