Welcome to my home on the Internet. Here you can find ungated text of my publications, slides for presentations I have given, teaching material, and my written thoughts on my blog. . You can also see what I’m up to by following @profbrandle on Twitter
I am an Associate Professor of Political Science and Faculty Leader for OERs at Kingsborough Community College in the City University of New York. I have a PhD in Political Science from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. My research areas include human rights, media coverage of human rights and refugee issues, and Open Educational Resources in higher education. I am the author of Television News and Human Rights in the US & UK: The Violations Will Not Be Televised (Routledge 2015) and my current book project is co-authored with Dr. Janet Reilly. I spend my spare time making art with my family.