Undergraduate Courses:


Introduction to Comparative Politics

Democracy in the World: Challenges and Opportunities

Local Governance and Decentralization in the Developing World

Inequality and Representation

Religion and Politics

Introduction to African Politics

Why Nations Succeed?


As an undergraduate advisor, Riedl has worked with students via the Posner Research Program,the Farrell Fellowship Program, and mentored students in undertaking exciting research initiatives of their own.

See the NU Office of Undergraduate Research video on “What is Research in Political Science” for strategies on getting started.

Graduate Courses:


Proseminar in Comparative Politics

Afrisem (Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Colloquium)