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Michael Pickering, Department of Political Science at Tulane University

Michael Pickering

Adjunct Professor
Office Hours: Tues. 7:00pm-9:00pm, and by appointment. Please contact Prof. Pickering to set up a Zoom meeting.


Michael Pickering received his Ph.D. in Comparative Politics with a focus in democratization from the University of New Orleans.  He also focuses on U.S. Behavioral Politics.  His research interests involve how media, the judiciary, and equitable economic growth affect trends in democratization across the world.  Additionally, he is the creator-host of the global news show the Lofi Poli Sci Podcast, which focuses on bringing students 'what's going on in the world today.'