Mike Findley

Assistant Professor of Government at the University of Texas at Austin




Mike Tierney is the George and Mary Hylton Professor of Government and International Relations at the College of William & Mary, and co-directs the Institute for the Theory and Practice of International Relations. His interests include international organizations, international relations theory, political economy of development and institutions, and foreign aid.


Mike Findley is an Assistant Professor in the Government Department at the University of Texas at Austin, and was previously an Assistant Professor at Brigham Young University. He is the ARC Team Leader for Conflict Mitigation. He received his PhD in Political Science in 2007 from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. He conducts research on civil wars, terrorism, and international development and currently conducts fieldwork in Uganda, South Africa, Malawi, Colombia, DRC, Sudan, and South Sudan. He has published in the Journal of Politics, International Studies Quarterly, and various other journals.

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