Fields of Study: International Relations; American Politics
About: Ben is in his first year of the M.A program. He graduated from Keele University in the UK with his Bachelor’s degree in American Studies. In completing his degree, Ben produced a dissertation titled American craft breweries: Neolocalism or the possibility of reestablished hegemony - An analysis on the growth of the craft beer industry in America. His primary areas of interest include International environmental politics, foreign policy, geopolitics and American politics. In his spare time, Ben enjoys traveling, hiking and playing tennis.