TitleAssistant Professor of Political Science
Office BuildingWest Hall
Mailing AddressWest Hall 219
School of American & Global Studies-Box 510
Brookings, SD 57007
BiographyDr. Filip Viskupič is an Assistant Professor of Political Science in the School of American and Global Studies, and a Research Associate in The SDSU Poll. Dr. Viskupič earned his Ph.D. from the University of Georgia in 2019. His research and teaching interests include political psychology and foreign policy analysis.
EducationPhD, Political Science and International Affairs, 2019. University of Georgia, Athens, GA
MPhil, Political Science, 2013. Lingnan University, Hong Kong
BA, Politics, 2011. University of London, England
Academic Interests/ExpertisePolitical Psychology, International Conflict, Foreign Policy Analysis
Academic ResponsibilitiesCourses Taught:
Current World Issues
Governments of the World
Model United Nations
American Foreign Policy
Foreign Policy Decision-making
International Relations of Asia Pacific
Political Science Capstone
GrantsAs Co-principal Investigator:
(with David Wiltse—PI), Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity Challenge Fund, South Dakota State University, 2021. $15,000
(with David Wiltse—PI, Brittney Meyer—Co-PI), CAHSS Collaborative Scholarship Fund Proposal, South Dakota State University, 2021. $5,120
Creative ActivitiesPeer-Reviewed Publications:
Meyer, B. A., Viskupič, F., & Wiltse, D. (2021). Pharmacists to Partner with Religious Leaders to Overcome Vaccine Hesitancy Amongst Christians. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association. Forthcoming.
Viskupič, F. (2020). More Valuable than Blood and Treasure? Experimental Evidence on the Impact of Status on Domestic Preferences for Military Intervention. Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy, 26(4).
Viskupič, F., & Atkinson, D. B. (2018). When States Resist: Regime Type, Relative Power, and Militarized Compellent Threats. Journal of Global Security Studies, 3(4), 431-443.
Applications of ResearchRecent Media Appearances:
South Dakota News Watch (September, 15 2021)
Rapid City Journal (September, 16 2021)