My name is Alex Dukalskis and I am an assistant professor in the School of Politics and International Relations. I research and teach on authoritarian states, transitional justice, Asian politics, and international human rights. My work has been published in Studies in Conflict & Terrorism, Human Rights Quarterly, Journal of Peace Research, International Studies Review, Communist & Post-Communist Studies, and Democratization. My book, The Authoritarian Public Sphere, was published in 2017. Previously I was a lecturer at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and I have been a visiting scholar at Columbia University and the Berlin Social Science Center. I earned my dual Ph.D. in political science and peace studies at the University of Notre Dame, a master's degree in human rights at the London School of Economics, and my undergraduate degree from Willamette University. My research interests grew out of my prior professional work with the non-profit International Debate Education Association (IDEA). For several years I worked in over 20 countries in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa to teach debate and promote it among young people as a tool to improve critical thinking and advocacy. You can reach me via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or follow me on Twitter @AlexDukalskis.
- LectuterUniversity of North Carolina15 Aug 2014 - 31 May 2015
- BAWillamette University
- MScLondon School of Economics & Political Science UK
- MAUniversity of Notre Dame IN
- PhDUniversity of Notre Dame IN