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Emily GadeAssistant Professor


  • Ph.D., University of Washington, 2017
  • M.A., University of Washington, 2013
  • M.Sc., London School of Economics and Political Science, 2009
  • B.A., University of Colorado, 2007



Emily Gade's research focuses on the causes, nature and outcomes of political violence, insecurity of minority groups, state repression and forms of resistance. Her work has been published in the Journal of Conflict Resolution and the Journal of Peace Researchamong other outlets.



Substantive: political violence, insecurity, state use of force against civilians, civil resistance, terrorism/
insurgency, discrimination, human rights

Methodological: "big data," text-as-data, social network analysis, immersive fieldwork, statistical analysis, interviews, survey research, process tracing, online ethnography