History and
Social Sciences

The faculty and students within our multidisciplinary department advance the study and practice of history and the social sciences through teaching, research, and outreach. Our research generates knowledge rooted in historical and social scientific approaches to the study of the human condition.


Copeland, Emily

Emily Copeland

Senior Lecturer, History and Social Sciences
Faculty Suite C, Room 232

Emily Copeland is a Senior Lecturer in Political Science and the Coordinator for the GFCL component of the Freshmen Gateway Program. She received her Ph.D. in International Relations from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. Prior to joining academia she worked for a think tank on refugee issues in Washington, DC. She has also worked with NGOs, the World Bank, and the UNHCR in Sudan. Dr. Copeland teaches courses on Political Economy, Comparative Politics, European Politics and Global Issues.

International Relations, International Political Economy, European Politics

Refugee and Migration issues

  • 2012, Term Faculty Merit Award