2 March 2020
With rhetoric and policy positions moving further apart, the 2020 presidential election comes at a time of extreme partisanship in American politics. The leader of the Republican Party, President Donald Trump, has successfully remolded the GOP in his image, says Diego von Vacano, a professor of political science at Texas A&M University. And current Democratic […]
10 April 2019
Prof Diego von Vacano has been invited to Duke Kunshan University in China to give a keynote and participate in a workshop on Comparative Political Theory on April 20, 2019. He is an Associate Professor in the Political Science Department at Texas A&M University and was the recipient of a 2018 “Texas A&M Chancellor and […]
18 February 2019
Professor Diego von Vacano organized the inaugural ‘Yale Soccer Conference’ at the Yale School of Management on February 9-10 2019. He was Co-Founder, with students Thairo Arruda and Joao Lacombe. The conference was made up of a variety of panels and speakers on many issues related to the global soccer industry. Themes included sustained commercialization, […]
19 May 2017
Associate Professor Diego von Vacano is one of seven faculty members at Texas A&M University who were named Arts & Humanities Fellows for 2017. Each fellowship includes a three-year grant of $15,000 to support a scholarly or creative project. Diego von Vacano, an associate professor in the Department of Political Science, concentrates his research interests […]
26 November 2016
The Washington Post has published an article on President Trump as the U.S.’s first Latin American president. Diego von Vacano, Associate Professor of Political Science at Texas A&M University, is cited with the article. You can read the entire article on the Washington Post website.
28 October 2016
Professor Diego von Vacano Camara was recently interviewed by NBC News on the possibility of Texas becoming a swing state in the upcoming election. Read the referenced article by NBC News.
11 August 2016
Associate professor Diego von Vacano Camera was recently quoted on the NBC News website regarding Hispanics in the GOP and the soul wrestling and political positioning some are going through. Read the article.
2 November 2015
Prof. Diego von Vacano has been named Editor of the Oxford University Press book series “Studies in Comparative Political Theory.” The series will publish books by political scientists on non-Western political thought, with special emphasis on Latin American, Islamic, and East Asian traditions.