Grant Burrier

Ph.D., Political Science - University of New Mexico
B.A., Political Science - The University of the South: Sewanee
B.A., Spanish - The University of the South: Sewanee

Assistant Professor of International Relations in the Politics and History Department, Dr. Grant Burrier completed his Ph.D. at the University of New Mexico, writing his dissertation on infrastructure investments and sustainable development in Brazil. A recipient of several fellowships and research grants, he has made numerous conference presentations and has written extensively on Latin American politics, political economy, and environmental policy. While at the University of New Mexico, Dr. Burrier initiated two study abroad programs taking students to Brazil and Cuba. In 2017, he took 17 Curry students to Cuba to study the island's unique political system and culture. Currently, he is planning a study abroad program to Mexico to explore the nation's rich indigenous heritage and visit 6 UNESCO World Heritage sites. Over the years, he has taught Comparative Politics, International Relations, Environmental Politics & Social Movements, several courses on Latin American, Cuban, Mexican, and Brazilian Politics, and multiple levels of Spanish language courses.


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Dr. Grant Burrier with Curry College Students in Cuba

Grant Burrier

Name: Grant Burrier

Department: Politics and History

Title: Assistant Professor

Phone: (617)333-2988

E-mail: Contact Me


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