Kristina Mitchell, Ph.D.
Kristina Mitchell is an Instructor of Political Science at Texas Tech University.
She received her B.A. from the University of North Texas (2006), her M.A. and Ph.D.
from the University of Texas at Dallas (2010; 2012). Her research interests include
pedagogical technique, best practices in higher education, gender and diversity, and
issues in international relations. Her research has appeared in the Journal of World
Trade, PS: Political Science & Politics, and the Journal of Political Science Education.
She teaches undergraduate courses in research methods, game theory, public policy,
international relations, and international political economy.
Dr. Mitchell is the Director of Undergraduate Studies for the Department of Political Science. She also directs the online and regional site programs for the department, and conducts research on online educational delivery practices. She is the Chair of the Texas Tech University Women in Political Science Organization, and serves on the university's eLearning Council and Core Curriculum Committee.