Professor of Political Science, Rutgers University

Taught international relations for 50 years. Research centers on how civil wars end and and statebuilding after civil wars.
Adjunct Senior Research Scholar, Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies, Columbia University.
Member, Research Workshop Group on Security Sector Reform, Folke Bernadotte Academy, Stockholm

Experience

  • 1989–present
    Professor of Political Science, Rutgers University
  • 2007–present
    Adjunct Senior Research Scholar, Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies, Columbia University
  • 2007–2018
    Member, Working Group on Security Sector Reform, Folke Bernadotte Institute, Stockholm
  • 1989–2008
    Member, Charles Tilly's Workshop on Contentious Politics, New School & Columbia University
  • 1972–1989
    Associate Professor of Political Science, Douglass College/Rutgers University
  • 1968–1972
    Assistant Professor of Political Science, Douglass College/Rutgers University
  • 1967–1968
    Assistant Professor of Political Science, Tougaloo College, Tougaloo MS

Education

  • 1968 
    Yale University, Ph.D. International Relations
  • 1963 
    Boston University, B.A. cum laude History/Government

Publications

  • 2016
    United They Fall: Why the International Community Should Not Promote Military Integration after Civil War, International Security
  • 2014
    New Armies from Old: Merging Competing Militaries after Civil Wars , Georgetown University Press
  • 2008
    Ethical Advice: Conflict Management vs. Human Rights in Ending Civil Wars, Journal of Human Rights
  • 2004
    Living Together After Ethnic Killing: Debating the Kaufmann Thesis, Routledge
  • 1999
    Conflict among Former Allies after Civil War Settlement in Sudan, Zimbabwe, Chad, and Lebanon, Journal of Peace Research
  • 1998
    Early Returns: Results of the First Wave of Statistical Studies of Civil War Termination, Civil Wars
  • 1995
    The Consequences of Negotiated Settlements in Civil Wars, 1945-1993, American Political Science Review
  • 1993
    Stopping the Killing: How Civil Wars End, New York University Press
  • 1988
    The Power of Oil: The Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Canada, Japan and the United States, International Studies Quarterly
  • 1988
    Political Power and the Arab Oil Weapon: The Experience of Five Industrial , University of California Press
  • 1971
    The Private Nuclear Strategists, Ohio State University Press

Grants and Contracts

  • 2009
    New Armies from Old: Merging Competing Militaries After Civil War
    Role:
    Principal Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Minerva Program, National Science Foundation/Department of Defense

Professional Memberships

  • American Political Science Association
  • International Studies Association