Patrick is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Comparative Politics in the School of Government and International Affairs (SGIA) at the Durham University in the UK. Before joining the faculty at Durham he was a Lecturer in Public and International Affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs (2013-14) and a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Empirical Studies of Conflict (ESOC) Project at Princeton University (2012-14). He holds a lic. phil. I degree in Political Science from the University of Zurich (2005), a M.A. in Political Science from the University of Rochester (2009), and a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Rochester (2014).

He specializes in Comparative Political Economy, with a special interest in relationship between democratic institutions, economic development, and political violence.


Email: p.m.kuhn@durham.ac.uk
Position: Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Comparative Politics

Website: Patrick Kuhn's Staff Website, Patrick Kuhn's Private Website
Institution / Affiliation : University of Durham

Geographical Region: Africa, Asia, Europe
Methodology: Experimental Design, Survey Methodology
Policy: Conflict and Violence, Development, Elections