Ashlea Rundlett

  • Assistant Professor
  • Washburn Hall, Rm 304
  • Phone: 401.874.4052
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  • Office Location: 304 Washburn Hall


Dr. Ashlea Rundlett joined the URI faculty in the Fall of 2017.   She specializes in Latin American politics with a special focus on Brazil, political corruption, and research methodology. Her published work has appeared in journals such as the American Political Science Review and the Journal of Conflict Resolution. A native Rhode Islander, Ashlea is excited to return home with her dog Gracie after spending years in the Midwest.


  • Ph.D., Political Science, University of Illinois
  • M.A., Political Science, University of Rhode Island
  • B.A., Political Science and Philosophy, Assumption College