Dr. James Gilley

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Political Science
Email: james.gilley@nicholls.edu
Dept. Phone: 985-448-4491
Office Location: 236-C Peltier Hall


BA Louisiana State University 2008
MA Louisiana State University 2012
PhD Louisiana State University 2015


Intro to American Govt
Intro to International Relations
Intro to Comparative Government
Space Civilization
Politics of Globalization
Politics of Europe
Politics of Asia
Politics of Conspiracy


James Gilley is an Assistant Professor of Political Science specializing in technology, sovereignty, and space settlement. Louisiana born and educated, Dr. Gilley is a proud three time graduate of Louisiana State University. An avid cook, gamer, and genre fiction consumer, James can often be found sharing his interests online and in person across South Louisiana.

Author of Space Civilization: An Inquiry into the Social Science questions of living and working in space