Dr. Salvador Santino F. Regilme Jr. is a 29-year old Associate Professor of Political Science at De La Salle University-Manila, Philippines and an Assistant Professor (on leave until December 2017) of International Relations at Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL, USA. Prior to assuming such posts, he was appointed as a 2015-2016 Käte Hamburger Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Global Cooperation Research at the University of Duisburg-Essen and a 2013-2014 Fox International Fellow at the MacMillan Center for Area and International Studies at Yale University. In 2015 he earned his PhD (Dr.rer.pol.) in Political Science and North American Studies from the Freie Universität Berlin, Germany, and he did his graduate training at Yale, Osnabrück, Göttingen, and Hamburg. He finished his BA Major in Philosophy, Minor in Political Science magna cum laude degree, at the top of his graduating batch in 2005, at De La Salle University-Manila in the Philippines.
His research appeared (and forthcoming) in leading journals such as Third World Quarterly, International Studies Perspectives, Journal of Developing Societies, Perspectives on Political Science, and Peace Review: A Journal of Social Justice, among many others. His two book projects include a manuscript-in-progress on the US foreign policy and human rights as well as an edited volume (together with James Parisot) contracted by Routledge on its Global Cooperation Series entitled “American Hegemony and the Rise of Emerging Powers: Cooperation or Conflict”. He is a member of the Editorial Board of the Central European Journal of International and Security Studies, Eastern Europe’s leading English-language journal in international politics.