College of Staten Island
 The City University of New York
  Roshen Hendrickson
Associate Professor
Political Science and Global Affairs

Roshen Hendrickson
Associate Professor

Office : Building 2N Room 234
Phone : 718.982.2899
Fax : 718.982.2888

Degrees :
PhD, Northwestern University
MA, Northwestern University
BA, University of Washington, Seattle

Biography / Academic Interests :
Professor Hendrickson is a political scientist who specializes in United States relations with Africa and Africa in the global economy. Her interests include US foreign policy, international political economy, and the political economy of development.

Professor Hendrickson teaches International Politics, International Political Economy, International Organizations, and US Foreign Policy. She is the faculty advisor to the CSI (Phi Delta) chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha.

Scholarship / Publications :
Promoting US Investment in Sub-Saharan Africa. International Political Economy Series (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014).

“The Impact of Changing Global Power Relations on African Governance of Foreign Direct Investment,” in The Political Economy of Development and Underdevelopment in Africa edited by Toyin Falola and Jessica Achberger (Routledge Press, 2013).  

“Adjustment in the Role of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) in Sub-Saharan Africa,” Africa Today Vol. 58, No. 4 (Summer 2012).

“Africa and the West: Economic Globalization,” in Globalization and the African Experience edited by Emmanuel M. Mbah and Steven J. Salm (Carolina Academic Press, 2012).

“Globalization and the Governance of Foreign Direct Investment in Africa,” in Development, Modernism and Modernity in Africa edited by Augustine Agwuele (Routledge Press, 2011).

Last Updated: 09.22.2015