Alise Coen

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Alise Coen

Assistant Professor
Political Science
(920) 459-6630
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Dr. Coen teaches Political Science at both UW-Sheboygan and UW-Manitowoc campuses.


Dr. Coen is currently Assistant Professor of Political Science at UW-Sheboygan and UW-Manitowoc. She received her Ph.D. in Political Science and International Relations from the University of Delaware. She received her B.A. in International Relations from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University. Before joining UW Colleges faculty, she previously taught at the University of Connecticut and at Emory & Henry College. While earning her doctorate, Dr. Coen conducted field research in Egypt and worked with the State Department's Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) Student Leaders Program. ​Her research focuses on Human Rights, Global Governance, and U.S. Foreign Policy towards the Middle East. Her pedagogy interests include developing students' undergraduate research skills and information literacy skills. She enjoys working with diverse groups of students at all stages in their educational journeys.


B.A. Syracuse University

M.A. University of Delaware

Ph.D. University of Delaware

PTK Honor Society

Dr. Coen currently serves as the Faculty Advisor for the UW-Sheboygan chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society. Please contact her via e-mail at for any inquiries related to the honor society.