Graduate Teaching Assistant


  • Office Hours:

    Thursday 9am-12
  • Role:

    Graduate Student
  • Position:

    • Graduate Teaching Assistant
  • Concentration:

    • International Relations
    • Comparative Politics
  • Department:

    • Political Science
  • Education:

    • BA in Political Science
    • MA in Political Science


Tate is a first year master's student in the Political Science Department. His political subfields of choice are international relations and comparative politics. Tate's research studies the changing politics of the Arctic with emphasis on human security, indigenous autonomy, and the political impact of climate change in the High North.

Tate earned bachelor's degrees in Political Science and Spanish from the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire. As a proud Wisconsinite, he is happy to discuss student questions on cheese, craft beer/brewing, and the politics of the Badger State.