Josiah Augustine

Josiah Augustine

Major- Comparative Politics

Minor- Research Methods

Josiah's research focuses on agrarian politics, political mobilization, and modernization. He is writing his dissertation project on the effect of local economic conditions on political strategies used by the Bulgarian Agrarian National Union, and its implications for the scholarly literatures on modernization, origins of political institutions, and agrarian politics. He is a native of Cleveland, Tennessee, where he and his wife Jodie attended Lee University.


B.A. summa cum laude in Political Science, Lee University (2015)

M.A. in Political Science, The George Washington University (expected 2018)