Dr. Casey Love serves as Interim Associate Dean of Global Education and Interim Director of CGE. She is also a Senior Professor of Practice in the Department of Political Science and Co-Director of the Altman Program in International Studies and Business. She holds three degrees from Tulane: a B.A. in Latin American Studies and Political Science (1997), a M.A. in Latin American Studies (2000), and a Ph.D. in Political Science (2005).
Dr. Love teaches courses on Mexican politics, U.S.-Latin American relations, U.S. immigration policy, comparative politics, and political and economic development in the Global South, and she integrates service learning into most of her courses. She has extensive experience living, teaching, and studying in Mexico, Brazil, Costa Rica, Vietnam, and Thailand. She is the recipient of multiple awards for teaching and service at Tulane, including the Mortar Board Excellence in Teaching Award (2018), School of Liberal Arts Outstanding Service Award (2016), the Center for Public Service’s Barbara E. Moely Service Learning Teaching Award (2013), and the Stone Center’s Simon Rodriguez Award for Best Undergraduate Teacher (2012).
In addition to her academic pursuits, Dr. Love is the director of a 501c3-designated all female Mardi Gras performance troupe.