Patrick M Kuhn

Assistant Professor of Comparative Politics, Durham University

Patrick M. Kuhm is an Assistant Professor of Comparative Politics in the School of Government and International Affairs (SGIA) at the Durham University and a part-time Lecturer at the ETH Zurich's Institute for Science, Technology, and Policy. 

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), an 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 the relationship between democratic institutions, economic development, and political violence. His research has been published or is forthcoming in the American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, Political Science Research and Methods, Public Opinion Quarterly, Quarterly Journal of Political Science, and other peer-reviewed journals. 

Recent work by Patrick M Kuhn