Stephen Bryant

Stephen Michael Bryant

Graduate Assistant

Professional Summary

Stephen Bryant is a first-year Ph.D. student in the Department of Political Science at the University of Cincinnati. His subfields are International Relations and Comparative Politics. He is also pursuing a doctoral concentration in Feminist Comparative International Politics. He earned his Master's Degree in International Relations from American University and his Bachelor's in Religious Development from Lenoir-Rhyne University. 

Stephen’s research interests include transnational feminism, representation of women in conflict settings, religio-political groups, intersections of identity in motivations for engaging in violence, politics of memory, and ISIS activity throughout the Middle East. 


MA: American University Washington, D.C., 2021 (International Relations )

BA: Lenoir-Rhyne University Hickory, N.C., 2018 (Religious Development)