Steven Brailsford 

Steven Brailsford

Ph.D. Student
Phone: 225-578-2141
Fax: 225-578-2540
Office: Stubbs 233




B.A. in Political Science from Louisiana State University; 2016- Summa Cum Laude


Steven Brailsford is an Americanist and Comparativist at Louisiana State University, specializing in the intersection of race, ethnicity, and gender with politics; specifically looking at social movements and political activism and how Conflict Theory dictates action. Steven is from Slidell, Louisiana originally and spent four years as an Infantryman in the U.S. Army before settling back down in Louisiana.

Areas of Interest

  • Race, ethnicity politics
  • Gender studies
  • Identity politics
  • Movement politics
  • Conflict theory


  • LSU Student Veterans
  • American Political Science Association
  • Midwest Political Science Association