I am an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at Washington University in St. Louis.

I study political institutions and political violence. My research has been published at  American Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics, World Politics, British Journal of Politics, Legislative Studies Quarterly among other academic journals.

I received my PhD from University of Rochester in 2008. Prior to Washington University in St. Louis, I was a research scholar at Princeton University.

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