Renato Corbetta. Associate Professor; Director, International Studies Program
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(205) 934-2336
Heritage Hall 411

Research Interests: International conflict and conflict management, international security, research methodology, international relations theory, foreign policy, international law and diplomacy

Office Hours: M/W 12:30 - 2:30 p.m.


  • BS, Portland State University
  • MA, Portland State University
  • PhD, University of Arizona

Professor Corbetta joined the Department of Political Science & Public Administration at UAB in 2005. He teaches courses in International Relations and Political Methodology. His current research focuses on conflict expansion, networks in international relations, major power states in international politics, and international law.

  • International Law
  • Diplomacy
  • Seminar in International Relations
  • Introduction to Research Methods
  • Introduction to Statistical Analysis
  • Introduction to International Relations
  • American Foreign Policy
  • International Security
Books Articles
  • American Political Science Association
  • Midwest Political Science Association
  • International Studies Association
  • Peace Science Society (International)
  • Upsilon Mu chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha (the National Political Science Honor Society), advisor