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Senior Lecturer of Political Science, Georgia Gwinnett College

Dr. Yohannes Gedamu is a Senior Lecturer in political science at Georgia Gwinnett College’s School of Liberal Arts. His book titled 'The Politics of Contemporary Ethiopia: Ethnic Federalism and Authoritarian Survival' was published in 2021 by Routledge. Dr. Gedamu's expertise focuses on sub-Saharan Africa in general and the Horn of Africa countries in particular. Topics of interest are: democratisation, authoritarian survival, ethnic politics, federalism, and cross-border societies in the politics of cooperation or discord.


  • 2017–present
    Senior Lecturer in Political Science, Georgia Gwinnett College


  • 2017 
    Georgia State University, PhD