Judith A. Chubb


Political Science Department
Russian and Eastern European Studies

Distinguished Professor of Ethics and Society

Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Fields: Comparative politics; political violence; politics of Russia and China



Contact Information

Email: jchubb@holycross.edu
Office Phone: 508-793-3458
Office: Fenwick 324
Office Hours: 
Box: 173A

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Judith Chubb received her B.A. in French Language and Literature from Bucknell University, her M.A. in International Relations from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and her Ph.D. in Political Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Her research and publications have focused on Italian politics, especially in southern Italy. Prof. Chubb’s teaching interests are Russian and Chinese politics, political violence, art and revolution, and political power and participation viewed from the perspective of marginalized socio-economic and racial groups. In 2009, she developed a Maymester program in Kenya combining classroom and experiential learning with a focus on development and social justice. Professor Chubb was the holder of the Garrity Chair in Human Nature, Ethics and Society from 2006 to 2010 and was subsequently named the Distinguished Professor in Ethics and Society. She received the Holy Cross Distinguished Teaching Award in 2010 and currently serves as the Director of the recently created interdisciplinary International Studies major.