Adlai Stevenson Professor of International Politics
Comparative politics; Ethnic politics; Balkan politics; Ethnic conflict and conflict management.
Works to promote inclusive governance through the international NGO Council for Inclusive Governance, for which he serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors. Directs the Brandeis University Research Circle on Democracy and Cultural Pluralism.
University of Chicago, Ph.D.
CUNY Hunter College, M.A.
SUNY at Stony Brook, B.A.
Awards and Honors
Fulbright Fellowship to participate in German Studies Seminar on "Ethnic Diversity and National Identity," Berlin (June 2011) (2011)
International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX). Short-Term Travel Grant for field research in Serbia; Project examining "Prospects for Democratic Politics in Serbia After Kosovo". (2006)
Co-Winner, for "The War in Bosnia-Herzegovina", Ralph Bunche Award of the American Political Science Association for "the best scholarly work in political science, published in 1999, which explores the phenomenon of ethnic and cultural pluralism". (2000 - 2001)
MacArthur Foundation Program on Peace and International Cooperation. Research and Writing Grant for project on "Fostering Ethnic Accommodation." (1998 - 2001)
Nominee, Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order (for War or Peace?) (1998)
Open Society Institute. Grant to support efforts to encourage Western support for civic institution-building activities in Yugoslavia. (1998)
|POL||127b||Seminar: Managing Ethnic Conflict|
|POL||129a||East European Politics|
|POL||151a||Seminar: Cultural Pluralism and Democratic Governance|
|POL||171b||National Intelligence: Theory, Practice, and Cinematic|
|POL||213a||Graduate Seminar: Comparative Political Institutions and Public Policy|
|POL||213b||Graduate Seminar: Selected Topics in Comparative Politics|