Associate Professor

Office: Wooten Hall 173B
Phone: 940-565-2317


  • Comparative Politics: political violence, international migration, and conflict over natural resources.
  •  His research has appeared in journals such as International Organization, International Studies Quarterly, the American Journal of Political Science, and World Politics.
  • He is the co-Director of the Social Conflict in Africa Database, which tracks political and social unrest across the African continent.