Julie M. Bunck, Ph.D.

Professor, Political Science


Selected Publications

  • Law, Power, and the Sovereign State: The Evolution and Application of the Concept of
    Sovereignty, with Michael R. Fowler, Foreword by Inis L. Claude, Jr., (Penn State Press, l995).
  • Fidel Castro and the Quest for a Revolutionary Culture in Cuba (Penn State Press, l994).
  • A Documentary Reader on the Central American Conflict, 2 volumes, edited and annotated by
    Julie Marie Bunck (Charlottesville: Center for Law and National Security, 1985).

Honors and Awards

Visiting Faculty Fellow, Bond University, Brisbane, Australia, November-December 2007
Fulbright Scholar, research/teaching, University of Colima, Mexico, August 2005-January 2006
Earhart Foundation Grant, 2005-2006
University Distinguished Honors Professor, 2002-2008
Favorite Faculty Award, REACH, University of Louisville, 2008
Outstanding Faculty Mentor, Athletics Department, University of Louisville, 2008
Fulbright Scholar, teaching, University of Ryukyus, Japan, August 1999 to February 2000
University or Louisville Multicultural Teaching Award, Spring 1999.
Agency for International Development IPA appointment, January 1996 to August 1996. Served as academic adviser to the Latin America and Caribbean Bureau in the Office of Democratic Initiatives and the Cuba Project.
Princeton University-American Council of Learned Societies Grant, academic program with scholars from Vietnam, October l997.
Univ. of Louisville, International Center, Research Grant, 1997.
University of Louisville Research Grant, 1997.
Fulbright Scholar, teaching, Tokyo, Japan, 1996 (declined).
Ford Foundation/Program for the International Studies in Asia, Hanoi, 1995.
Social Science Research Council-American Council for Learned Societies Advanced Research Grant on Southeast Asia, 1995.
Fulbright Scholar, research, Central American Republics Research Program, l991-92.
Colgate Research Council Grant, l988.
Hudson Institute Fellow (declined) 1986-87.
Bradley Foundation Fellowship, l986-87.
Woodrow Wilson Fellowship, University of Virginia, l986-87.
Thomas Jefferson Fellow, University of Virginia, l986-87, l985-86, l984-85.
du Pont Fellow, University of Virginia, l985-86, 1983-84.

Teaching Areas

POLS 331 Honors Seminar: International Organization
POLS 332 Honors Seminar: International Law
POLS 337 Law, Diplomacy and power
POLS 647 Seminar in Latin America