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Dr M. Rodwan Abouharb
Current Position

Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) International Relations

Department Address

Department of Political Science
School of Public Policy,
The Rubin Building,
29/30 Tavistock Square,
University College London
London, WC1H 9QU.

Contact

Telephone: 020 7679 4922
Email: m.abouharb@ucl.ac.uk

Education

  • 2005 Ph.D. Political Science, Binghamton University, State University of New York Specializations International Relations & Comparative Politics
  • 2000 M.A. Political Science, University at Buffalo, State University of New York
  • 1998 B.Sc. Politics and Modern History, Brunel University, London
  • 2002 ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods, University of Michigan

Professional Appointment

  • Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in International Relations 2012-Present: University College London, Department of Political Science (Permanent Position)
  • Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in International Relations 2009-Present: University College London, Department of Political Science (Permanent Position)
  • Assistant Professor 2005-2009: Louisiana State University, Department of Political Science (Tenure-Track)

Publications

Books
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Aaronson. (Under Contract). The Paradox of the WTO: Development, Good Governance and Human Rights. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (Submission Sept 2014)
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and David Cingranelli. 2007. Human Rights and Structural Adjustment. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
    Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2009 – Winner
Peer Reviewed Journals
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Caroline Payne. 2016. “The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and the Strategic Shift to Forced Disappearance.” Journal of Human Rights. 15:2 1-26.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and Susan Aaronson. 2015. “The Liberal Illusion is not a Complete Delusion: The WTO helps member states keep the peace only when it increases trade.” Global Economy Journal. 15(4): 455–484.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and Susan Aaronson. 2014. “Does the WTO Help Member States Improve Governance?” World Trade Review. 13(3): 1 – 36.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, Laura Moyer, and Megan Schmidt. 2013. “De Facto Judicial Independence and Physical Integrity Rights.” Journal of Human Rights. 12: 367–396.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and Susan Aaronson. (2013). “Does the WTO Help Member States Improve Governance?” World Trade Review. (October) 1-36.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Aaronson. (2013). “Is More Trade Always Better? The WTO & Human Rights in Conflict Zones.” Journal of World Trade. 47:5 (October) 1091-1127.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Aaronson. 2011. “Unexpected Bedfellows: The GATT, the WTO and Some Democratic Rights.” International Studies Quarterly. 55: 379-408.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2009. “IMF Programs and Human Rights, 1981-2003.” Review of International Organizations. 4(1): 47-72.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and Anessa L. Kimball. 2007. “A New Dataset on Infant Mortality Rates, 1816-2002.”  Journal of Peace Research 44(6): 743–754.
  • Sobek, David, M. Rodwan Abouharb, and Christopher G. Ingram. 2006. “The Human Rights Peace: How the Respect for Human Rights at Home Leads to Peace Abroad.” Journal of Politics (August) 68 (3): 519-529.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2006. “The Human Rights Effects of World Bank Structural Adjustment Lending, 1981-2000.” International Studies Quarterly (June) 50: 233-262.
  • Regan, Patrick M. and M. Rodwan Abouharb. 2002. “Interventions and Civil Conflicts: Tools of Conflict Management or Simply Another Participant?” World Affairs 165:1 42-54.
Book Chapters
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. (forthcoming). “The Human Rights Effects of Participation in Program Lending Versus the CESCR.” In Transparency and democracy in the Bretton Woods Institutions. Springer Publishing: New York, New York.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, David Cingranelli, and Mikahil Fillipov. 2015. “Do Non–Human Rights Regimes Undermine the Achievement of Economic and Social Rights?” In LaDawn Haglund and Robin Stryker (Eds) Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights: Emerging Possibilities for Social Transformation. University of California Press. Pp 29-47.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Aaronson. 2014. “Does the WTO Help Member States Clean Up.” In Jean-Bernard Auby, Emmanuel Breen and Thomas Perroud (Eds) Corruption and Conflicts of Interest: Comparative Law Insights. Edward Elgar: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire: England. Pp 183-197.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2012. “International Financial Institutions and Their Impacts on Human Rights: Current & Prospective Research.” In Thomas Cushman (Ed) Handbook of Human Rights. Routledge. Pp 455-465.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2005. “When the World Bank Says Yes: Determinants of Structural Adjustment Lending,” In Gustav Ranis, James Raymond Vreeland, and Stephen Kosack (eds.) Globalization And The Nation State: The Impact of The IMF and The World Bank. Routledge. Pp 204-230.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2004. “Human Rights and Structural Adjustment: The Importance of Selection,” in Sabine C. Carey and Steven C. Poe (eds.) Understanding Human Rights Violations: New Systematic Studies. Ashgate Publishing: Aldershot, England. Pp 127-146.
Book Reviews
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2008. Review of State Repression and the Domestic Democratic Peace. By Christian Davenport” (Cambridge University Press, 2007.) Journal of Politics 70:563-565.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2007. Review of  Democracy and War: Institutions, Norms, and the Evolution of International Conflict. By David, L. Rousseau.” (Stanford University Press, 2005). Journal of Conflict Studies  XXVII(1): 125-126.
 Work Under Review
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, David L. Cingranelli, and Mikhail Fillipov. “International Organizations and the Quality of Government: the Multiple Principals Problem.” Review of International Organizations. 
  • The Impact of Civil and Interstate War on Infant Mortality Rates, 1817-2005: A Heckman Selection Corrected Analysis. Conflict and Health. (Revise and New Resubmit)
Work in Progress
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Aaronson. (Under Contract). The Paradox of the WTO: Development, Good Governance and Human Rights. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Erick Duchesne. “Analysing the World Bank’s program lending reforms on economic growth.”
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, Susan Gaines, and Susan Aaronson. “Taming the Tiger: non-violent and violent protest and the repressive responses of government.” Journal Manuscript.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Gaines. “Testing Machiavelli: Is it Better to be Feared Than Loved?” Journal Manuscript.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. “Why Some Conflicts Remain Lethal: The Impact of Civil and Interstate War on Infant Mortality Rates, 1817-2006.” Journal Manuscript.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Benjamin Fordham. “Trade and Strike Activity in the Postwar United States.” Journal Manuscript.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. “Economic Liberalization & Its Impact on Civil Conflict Post World War II” (Book Manuscript Proposal).
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. “A New Dataset on Strikes Within the United States, 1881-2007.” Journal Manuscript.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. “The Effects of World Bank & IMF Structural Adjustment on Anti-government Demonstrations, Riots & Rebellion.” Journal Manuscript.

Teaching Experience

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer: University College London
  • “Rebellion,” PUBL G080, Spring 2014/2015, Fall 2016
  • “International Organisations,” PUBL G078, Fall 2013-2016
  • “Empirical Studies of Civil Conflict,” PUBL G080, Spring 2010, Fall 2011. Spring 2013
  • “Globalisation,” GO72/GO36, Fall 2009-2015
  • “International Political Economy,” PUBL GO50, Fall 2009.
  • “Empirical Studies of Human Rights,” PUBL G083, Spring 2011-2013
Assistant Professor: Louisiana State University 
  • “International Political Economy,” PLSC 7946, PLSC 4087, Fall 2008.
  • “Honors Class: Human Rights,” PLSC 3030, Spring 2008.
  • “Globalization: Its Causes and Consequences” PLSC 7963, Fall 2007.
  • “The Causes and Consequences of Human Rights,” PLSC 7941, Spring 2007.
  • “Special Topics: Human Rights,” POLI 4064, Spring 2006.
  • “The Causes and Consequences of Civil Conflict,” PLSC 7941, Fall 2006, 2007
  • “Special Topics: Human Rights,” POLI 4064, Spring 2006, 2007.
  • “Special Topics in International Relations: The Causes and Consequences of Civil War,” POLI 4040, Fall 2005.
  • “Introduction to International Politics,” POLI 2057, Fall 2005, 2006, Spring 2008.
Instructor of Record: Binghamton University
  • “Politics of Development,” PLSC 435, Summer 2003.
  • “The Causes and Consequences of Civil Conflict,” PLSC 486s, Fall 2002.
  • “Politics of the Middle East and North Africa,” PLSC 316, Summer 2002.
  • “Public Policy and the Political Process,” PLSC 328, Summer 2001.
Teaching Assistant: Binghamton University
  • “Introduction to Comparative Politics,” PLSC 113, Spring 2002.
  • “Introduction to World Politics,” PLSC 117, Fall 2001.
Research Assistant: Binghamton University
  • Research Assistant to Professor David L. Cingranelli, 2003-4 Academic Years.
  • Research Assistant to Professor William Heller, Spring 2003.
  • Research Assistant to Professor David H. Clark, 2000 Academic Year.
  • Undergraduate Political Science Advisor and Department of Political Science, Binghamton University, SUNY, Spring 2003.
Other Employment Experience
  • “Arab-Israeli Conflict Lesson” produced for Idaho State Department of Education, Boise, Idaho, United States. 2007.
  • Council member of Gerson Lehrman Group Council, Austin T.X. 2006-2009.
  • Researcher to the Office of Senator Spencer Abraham R-Michigan in Washington D.C., January-July 1997.
  • Researcher to Gwilym Jones MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Welsh Office in London, United Kingdom, August 1995-September 1996.

Conference Papers 2000-2016

  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, Erick Duchesne, and Caroline Payne. 2016. International Human Rights Pressure, the Strategic use of Forced Disappearances: The Case of the Second Chechen War 1999-2009. Paper presented at the meeting of CEEISA-ISA 2016 Joint International Conference, Ljubljana, Slovenia. June 23rd-June 25th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, Erick Duchesne, and Caroline Payne. 2016. “An Unwitting Accomplice: How the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights Encourages The Use of Forced Disappearance.” Paper presented at the meeting of International Studies Association Human Rights Conference Meeting. New York, USA. June 13th-15th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, Susan Gaines, and Susan Aaronson. 2016. “Citizens always respond: Repression Types And Their Consequences For Non-Violent And Violent Civil Conflict.” Paper presented Department of Political Science, Departmental Research Seminar, London, United Kingdom. June 1st.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, David L. Cingranelli, and Mikhail Fillipov. 2016. “International Governmental Organizations as Multiple Principals and their Disruptive Effects on Domestic Governance.” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association Meeting. Chicago, USA. April 7th-10th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, Susan Gaines, and Susan Aaronson. 2016. “Citizens always respond: Repression Types And Their Consequences For Non-Violent And Violent Civil Conflict.” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Studies Association Meeting. Atlanta, USA. March 16-19th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Gaines. 2015. “Testing Machiavelli: Is it Better to be Feared Than Loved?” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association Meeting. Chicago, USA. April 15-19th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Aaronson. 2013. “Does the WTO Improve Governance?” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Studies Association Meeting. San Francisco, USA. April 4-8th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Aaronson. 2011. “Is the WTO Increasing Global Integrity?” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the International Studies Association Meeting. Montreal, Canada March 16th-19th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Erick Duchesne. 2011. “World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and their Impact on Economic Growth.” 4th Conference on the Political Economy of International Organizations, Sponsored by  KOF Swiss Economic Institute/ University of Zurich,  Zurich Switzerland, February.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2011.  “The Impact of Civil and Interstate War on Infant Mortality Rates, 1817-2006.” Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Southern Political Science Association Meeting. New Orleans, Louisiana, January 6th-9th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Aaronson. 2009. “Unexpected Bedfellows: The GATT, the WTO and Some Democratic Rights.” Manuscript prepared for presentation at the Transatlantic Strategy Forum, Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies and Institute for International Law, Brussels Belgium November
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and Mallory Thompson. 2009. “The Impact of Civil and Interstate War on Infant Mortality Rates 1817-2002” Paper presented at Midwest Political Science Association 67th Annual National Conference, The Palmer House Hilton, Chicago, IL, April.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and Jennifer Richard. 2009. “The Impact of Repression on Civil Conflict 1981-2004” Paper presented at Midwest Political Science Association Conference, The Palmer House Hilton, Chicago, IL, April.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Aaronson. 2009. “A New Trade Partnership: How the WTO Promotes Some Democratic Rights.” Manuscript prepared for presentation at The Fuzzy Borders of the WTO conference, Geneva Switzerland February
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2008. “The Effects of International  Regimes on Government Respect for Economic and Social Human Rights.” Paper presentation at the American Political Science Association Meeting, Boston, M.A. August.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and Megan Schmidt. 2008. “Judicial Independence & Its Impact on Respect for Physical Integrity Rights, 1981-2003.” Paper presentation as the International Studies Association Conference, San Francisco C.A. March.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2008. “The Human Rights Effects of International Monetary Fund Structural Adjustment Programs, 1981-2003.” 1st Conference on the Political Economy of International Organizations, Sponsored by  KOF Swiss Economic Institute/ University of Zurich, Ascona Switzerland.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, Caroline Payne and Sam Robison. 2007. “Prospective & Retrospective Grievances as Individual Level Theories of Violence : A Crucial Test.” Paper presentation at the Peace Science Society Meeting, Columbia, S.C. October.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2007. “Structural Adjustment  & Economic Human Rights 1981-2004.” Paper presentation at the American Political Science Association Meeting, Chicago, I.L. September.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2007. “Structural Adjustment  & Government Respect for Economic & Social Rights 1981-2004.” Paper presentation at the Midwest Political Science Association Meeting, Chicago, I.L. April.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and Caroline Payne. 2007. “Globalization & Physical Integrity Rights Abuse, A Selection Corrected Analysis.” Paper presentation at the International Studies Association Conference, Chicago, I.L. March.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and Caroline Payne. 2007. “Is Money Malevolent or Benevolent? Globalization & Its Impact on Human Rights.” Paper presentation at the Southern Political Science Association Conference, New Orleans, L.A. January.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2006. “Structural Adjustment  & Government Respect for Workers’ Rights 1981-2003.” Paper presentation at the American Political Science Association Meeting, Philadelphia P.A., September.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2006. “Structural Adjustment  & Democratic Rights 1981-2003.” Paper presentation at the American Political Science Association Meeting, Philadelphia P.A., September.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Erick Duchesne. 2006. “World Bank Structural Adjustment Loans and their Impact on Economic Growth 1981-2000: A Research Note.” Paper presentation at the American Political Science Association Meeting, Philadelphia P.A., September.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Benjamin Fordham. 2006. “Economic Globalization and Strike Activity in the United States, 1964-1980.” Paper presentation at the American Political Science Association Meeting, Philadelphia P.A., September.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2006 “An Austere Look at Economic Liberalization, Human Rights, and Democracy” Paper presentation at the International Studies Association meeting, Town & Country Resort and Convention Center, San Diego, California, March.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2005. “Structural Adjustment  & Government Respect for Economic Rights 1981-2003.” Paper presentation at the American Political Science Association Meeting, Washington D.C., September.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2004. “Economic Liberalization & Its Impact on Civil Conflict 1816-2001.” Paper presentation at Peace Science Society Meeting, Houston, Texas, November.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2004. “Structural Adjustment  & Government Respect for Human Rights 1982-2001.” Paper presentation at the American Political Science Association Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, September.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and David Cingranelli. 2004. “The Impact of IMF Adjustment Lending on Government Respect for Human Rights 1981-2001.” Paper presentation at the International Studies Conference, Montreal, Canada, March.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2003. “We Don’t Like You: Hardship, Mobilization, & Cultural Determinants of Protest & Rebellion.” Paper presentation at the Peace Science Society Meeting, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Michigan, November.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and David Cingranelli. 2003. “Money Talks? The Impact of World Bank Structural Adjustment Lending on Human Rights, 1981-2000.” Paper presentation at the American Political Science Association Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and David Cingranelli. 2003. “What Governments Get IMF Loans? Why?” Paper presentation at the Midwest Political Science Association Meeting Chicago, Illinois, April.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2003. “She Loves Me, She Loves Me Not: Democracies’ and their Ability to Form International Agreements. Paper presentation at the International Studies Conference, Portland Oregon, February.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2002 “World Bank & IMF Adjustment Programs and their Effects on Women.” Paper presentation at the Midwest Political Science Association Meeting Chicago, Illinois, April.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and Maria Elena Sandovici. 2002. “Grievance, Mobilization, Ethnic Heterogeneity, and the Occurrence of Peaceful and Violent Protest”. Paper presentation at the International Studies Conference, New Orleans Louisiana, March.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, Aida Paskeviciute, and Maria Elena Sandovici. 2001. “Ethnicity, State Building and the Occurrence of Intra and Inter State Conflict in New States.” Paper presentation at the American Political Science Association Meeting, San Francisco California, September.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2001. “Structural Adjustment Loans and their Effects on Economic Growth: An Empirical Test.” Paper presentation at the Midwest Political Science Association Meeting Chicago, Illinois, April.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2000.” Structural Adjustment Loans and their Effects on Economic and Social Indicators: A Research Design.” Paper presentation at the Midwest Political Science Association Meeting Chicago, Illinois, April.
Other Conference Participation
  • Discussant & Chairperson, International Studies Association Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana 2010.
  • Discussant & Chairperson, International Studies Association Conference, San Francisco, California 2008.
  • Chairperson, Midwest Political Science Association Conference, Chicago, Illinois 2004.
  • Discussant, International Studies Association Conference, Portland Oregon, 2003
Invited Presentations
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2016. “The Civil Conflict Consequences of World Bank & IMF Program Lending.” University of Laval, Quebec City, Canada. March 15th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2011.  “Why Some Conflict Remain Lethal.” University College London, Institute for Human Rights- Prospects for Economic and Social Human Rights Country Indicators Conference. London. October 14th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2011.  “International Regimes & Human Rights.” English-Speaking Union: International Relations Conference. Mansfield College, Oxford. August 7thth-12th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2011.  “The Impact of Civil and Interstate War on Infant Mortality Rates, 1817-2006.” Centre for International Health & Development Lunchtime Seminar Series. University College London, London. May 5th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and Caroline Payne. 2011. “The Perverse Consequences of the International Human Rights Regime: Shifting from Overt to Covert Repression.” University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen Scotland. April 26th
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2011. “International Regimes and Social Human Rights.” Paper Prepared for Presentation at Rights and Their Translation into Practice: Toward a Synthetic Framework Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights Conference University of Arizona, Tuscon Arizona. April 22nd-24th .
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Aaronson. 2011. “Does the WTO Help Member States Clean Up?” George Washington University, Washington D.C.. April 14th
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, 2011. “Don’t Panic: Managing the Transition from Graduate Student to Faculty Member. Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY. April 11th.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan. 2011. “The Effects of World Bank & IMF Structural Adjustment on Anti-government Demonstrations, Riots & Rebellion.”  Conference on Human Rights, Development and Economic Growth -Metrics, New Ways of Thinking, and New Strategies. Sponsored by The Institute for International Economic Policy, Institute for Global and International Studies, Center for International Business Education & Research, Bertlesmann Foundation, and World Bank/PREM. The Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University, Washington, DC April 7-8th .
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Aaronson. 2011. “The WTO as a Corruption Counterweight.” Manuscript prepared for presentation at Human Rights, Development and Economic Growth-Metrics, New Ways of Thinking, and New Strategies. Sponsored by The Institute for International Economic Policy Institute for Global and International Studies Center for International Business Education & Research at the Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University Washington, DC  April 7-8.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and Susan Aaronson. 2009. “A New Trade Partnership: How the WTO Promotes Some Democratic Rights.” Manuscript prepared for presentation at The Fuzzy Borders of the WTO conference, Geneva Switzerland February
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2006. “International Financial Regimes  & Democratic Rights 1981-2003.” Center for Civic Education co-sponsored by the Bundeszentrale fűr politische Bildung Workshop on Democracy-Promotion and International Cooperation, Denver C.O. September.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan, and David Cingranelli. 2006. “Structural Adjustment  & Labor Relations 1981-2003.” Workshop on Multinational Production and Labor Rights. University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, GA, September.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and David Cingranelli. 2003. “Money Talks? The Impact of World Bank Structural Adjustment Lending on Human Rights, 1981-2000.” ECONOMIC POLICY RESEARCH INSTITUTE (EPRI) Conference on “Strategic Choice, Policy Substitutability, and Trade” Windermere Manor The University of Western Ontario London, Ontario, Canada October 3-4.
  • Abouharb, M. Rodwan and David Cingranelli.2003. “When the World Bank Says Yes: Adjustment Lending 1981-2000.”  Conference on the “Impact of Globalization on the Nation-State from Above: The International Monetary Fund and The World Bank.” Yale University, April.
  • Scholars Day Presenter State University of New York at Brockport, Brockport, NY, 1997, April.

Awards

  • 2014-2017    Army Research Office, Department Of The Army, Abouharb Principal Investigator with Susan Aaronson, & Susan Gaines investigating “State Repression and its Effects on Civil Conflict, and Leadership Tenure $425,000.
  • 2010 Beacon Award Seed Funding, University College London £3756.
  • 2009 Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2009 – Winner
  • 2008 LSU “Rainmaker Award” Top 100 Research Faculty at Louisiana State University.
  • 2008 Manship Summer Research Stipend, Louisiana State University, $5000.
  • 2007 Council on Research Summer Stipend Program, Louisiana State University, $5000.
  • 2006 Council on Research Summer Stipend Program, Louisiana State University, $5000.
  • 2004 Excellence in Graduate Research Award, Binghamton University.
  • 2000 Awarded Full Scholarship to enroll in the Ph.D. Program in Political Science at Binghamton University, SUNY.
  • 1999 Awarded Teaching Assistantship by the Department of Political Science University at Buffalo, SUNY.

Public Engagement

  • 28.7.16     Expert interview for Verisk Maplecroft on human rights in the banking sector.
  • 18.7.16     BBC Radio London: Interview about attempted coup in Turkey.
  • 17.6.16     The Tanjara, London: Interview about EU Referendum campaign.
  •  9.6.16      Screening of The Divide, London followed by consequences of inequality discussion.
  • 24.5.16     Pint of Science Festival, London: ‘The Science of War.’

Professional Experience

  • 2010-2014         Member of ESRC/DFID Joint Scheme for Research on International Development (Poverty Alleviation) – Phase 2 Academic Peer Review Group.
  • 2010-2014         External Examiner for University of Essex: MSc in Human Rights and Research Methods & MA Human Rights Colloquium.
  • 2010-2013         External Examiner for London School of Economics: Development Studies Institute DV441: Development Policy and Management course.
  • 2011                    External Examiner, PhD, University of Aberdeen.
  • 2001-2002         Vice President Graduate Political Science Association, Binghamton.
  • 1999-2000         President Graduate Political Science Association. Buffalo.Referee for American Political Science Review, American Sociological Review, British Journal of Political Science, Foreign Policy Analysis, International Interactions, International Studies Quarterly, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of International Relations and Development, Journal of Peace Research, Journal of Politics, Journal of Poverty, Review of International Organisations. Reviewer for Cambridge University Press, National Science Foundation, Economic and Social Research Council of the UK, Routledge Press, W.W. Norton Press.

Computer Skills

  • Fluency in Various Statistical Packages: STATA, SPSS, and Excel.

Languages

  • English (native),
  • German (basic conversational)

References

Ben Fordham
Professor of Political Science
Department of Political Science
Binghamton University,
SUNY Binghamton, NY 13902-6000
Voice:(607)777-4398
Fax: (607) 777-2675
Email: bfordham@binghamton.edu

Todd Landman
Professor and Pro-Vice Chancellor
Faculty of Social Sciences
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG7 2RJ
United Kingdom
Voice:+ 44 (0) 7584615104
Email: todd.landman@nottingham.ac.uk

David Louis Cingranelli
Professor of Political Science
Department of Political Science
Binghamton University, SUNY
Binghamton, NY 13902-6000
Voice: (607) 777-2435
Fax: (607) 777-2675
Email: davidc@binghamton.edu

James Raymond Vreeland
Professor of International Relations
Department of Political Science
Mortara Center for International Studies,
Georgetown University, 3600 N, NW
Washington D.C. 20057
Voice: (202) 687-7846
Email: James.Raymond.Vreeland@gmail.com

Robert Blanton
Professor of International Relations
Department of Government
University of Alabama at Birmingham
1401 University Blvd 416
Birmingham, Alabama 25233-1152
Voice: +001 (205) 934-8672
Fax:+001 (205) 996-5712
Email: rgblanton@uab.edu

Neil Mitchell
Professor of International Relations
Department of Political Science,
School of Public Policy
University College London
29/30 Tavistock Square
London WC1H 9QU
Voice: 44 (0)207 679 4970
Fax: 44 (0)207 679 4969
Email: n.mitchell@ucl.ac.uk

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