Lydia Brashear Tiede
Associate Professor
Department of Political Science
University of Houston
447 Hoffman Hall, Room 414
Houston, TX 77204-3011

Curriculum vitae (academic)

My research focuses on comparative judicial politics, constitutional courts,  judicial independence, and the rule of law.

Legal systems and judiciaries studied in the United States, Latin America, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Bulgaria, and England and Wales

Teaching areas:  comparative judicial studies, human rights, judicial behavior and process, and law and society