Angely Martinez

Political Science / Ph.D. Student

Angely Martinez

Contact Information


Comparative Politics, International Relations


De facto states, Civil war outcomes, Blackspots


Angely is from San Juan, Puerto Rico and Miami, Florida. She received her B.A in International Studies and French from the University of Alabama, where she was also a diver on the swimming and diving team. While an undergraduate, she conducted research on Russian conflict management in Central Asia and the Caucasus region, and studied abroad in Prague.

Research Projects

Angely contributes to the Global Blackspots project, and has updated the cases of Marbella (Spain) and Nuevo Lago (Ecuador). She is currently working on updating South Ossetia.

Teaching Information

Teaching Assistant for PSC 124-Introduction to International Relations (Fall 2016 and Fall 2017), International Law (Spring 2016), Constitutional Law I (Fall 2015), and Free Speech (Spring 2017).