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Department of Political Science
1555 Dickey Drive
Atlanta, Georgia 30322
- A.B., Rutgers University, 1974
- M.A., San Francisco State University, 1977
- Ph.D., Washington University, 1981
Previous appointments at University of California at Los Angeles (visiting).
Teaching and research specializations: Modeling complex systems, advanced nonlinear statistical and dynamic modeling methods, introductory and advanced statistical methods, political music, American electoral politics, democracy in developing nations, politics and the environment.
Current research projects include nonlinear contagion and diffusion models of democratic transitions in developmental settings, as well as nonlinear interactions between politics and the environment.