Terri Givens

Associate Professor, Department of Government

Education: Ph.D. and M.A., University of California, Los Angeles; B.A., Stanford University
Research Interests: Dr. Givens’ academic interests include radical right parties, immigration politics, and immigrant integration in Europe. She has held many prestigious positions at the university, including Vice Provost of International Activities and Undergraduate Curriculum; Director of the Robert S. Strauss Center’s European Union Center of Excellence; and Co-Director of the Longhorn Scholars Program. Most recently, Dr. Givens founded Take Back the Trail, a fitness apparel company she owns. All proceeds from the company are used to develop and fund a free fitness program for minority women.