Department of Political Science
2115 G St. NW, Monroe Hall 440
Washington, DC 20052

Phone: (202) 994-6290
Fax: (202) 994-1974

Kevin Petit

Kevin Petit

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Major — International Relations

Minor — Comparative Politics

Current Research

Security Studies, focusing on insurgencies and understanding how/why insurgents switch sides. 


BS, U.S. Military Academy (West Point)

MS, Troy University


Kevin is a recently retired Army Infantry Officer and first year PhD student.  An Airborne Ranger, he served three tours in Iraq and one in Afghanistan.