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PROFESSOR

EDUCATION:
PhD, Political Science, Pennsylvania State University
M.A., Political Science, Binghamton University
B.A., Political Science, East Stroudsburg University

B.A., Mathematics East Stroudsburg University

PROFESSIONAL AND CAREER INFORMATION:
Feb 2007-June 2007, Fulbright Scholar, Warsaw University
Jan 2006 -Current, Associate Professor, United States Air Force Academy
June 2003-Jan 2006, Assistant Professor, United States Air Force AcademyJune 2002-2003, Instructor, United States Air Force Academy

PUBLICATIONS:
"The Power of Technology: U.S. Hegemony and the Transfer of Military Technology during the Cold War."  Comparative Technology Transfer and Society.  Forthcoming 2008.

“Chinese and American Security Policies in the Post-Cold War World: Unilateral and Multilateral Responses to the Changing International Environment” In The United States, Russia, and China: Confronting Global Terrorism and Security Challenges in the 21st Century, edited by Sharyl Cross, 8-31.  New York: Praeger, 2008 (with  Su Changhe, Paul J. Bolt and Robin L. Bowman).

“Europe-Russia-U.S.: Whither Are We Drifting?” In The United States, Russia, and China: Confronting Global Terrorism and Security Challenges in the 21st Century, edited by Sharyl Cross, 121-139.  New York: Praeger, 2008 (with Dmitry Katsy and Konstantin Khudoley).

“Why Did the Constructivist Chicken Cross the Road?” Review of Legitimacy and Power Politics by Mlada Bukovansky, June 2008 Nationalism and Ethnic Politics, Volume 14, Issue 2:322-324.

“Global NATO: Bandwagoning in a Unipolar World,” December 2007 Contemporary Security Policy, Volume 28, Issue 3: 597-618 (with Tom Mowle).

The Unipolar Dilemma: An Unbalanced Future, New York: Palgrave Press, February 2007 (with Tom Mowle).

“Determinants of Cross-National Trade Policy:  Domestic Constraint or Liberal Commerce?” 2006.  Conflict Management and Development.  Volume 2, Issue 2: 106-116.

“Synergy Across the Curriculum: Simulating the Establishment of Post-War Iraqi Justice Institutions,” Journal of Political Science Education.  2006. Volume 2, Issue 1: 89-112 (with Chad Austin, Esq. and Major Todd McDowell).

“The Ir-relevance of Militarized Interstate Disputes for Trade,” March 2002 International Studies Quarterly 46:11-43(with Quan Li).

"Money with a Mean Streak?  Foreign Economic Penetration and Government Respect for Human Rights in Developing Countries,"June 2001 International Studies Quarterly 45:219-239 (with David Richards and Ronald Gelleny).

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
International Relations Theory
Conflict Processes
Eastern European Security
Methodology

EMAIL : david.sacko@usafa.edu
PHONE: 719-333-3885 DSN: 333-3885
FAX: 719-333-2945
ADDRESS:
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