Associate Professor of Political Science, The Ohio State University

Rachel E. Bowen (J.D., Georgetown University, 2002; Ph.D., Georgetown University, 2007), Assistant Professor, Mansfield campus, teaches on American and comparative politics, constitutional law, and gender and politics. She pursues research on the intersection of law and politics with a special focus on Latin America. Her research focuses on judicial independence and judicial activism, Central American politics, state responses to gendered crime in Latin America, and judicial networks. She has authored a chapter in the volume Globalizing Justice: Critical Perspectives on Transnational Norms and the Cross-Border Migration of Legal Norms.

Experience

  • –present
    Associate Professor of Political Science, The Ohio State University

Education

  • 2007 
    Georgetown University, Ph.D. in Government