Barbara F. Walter

Barbara Walter is a Professor of Political Science at the School of Global Policy and Strategy at the University of California San Diego. She is an authority on international security, with an emphasis on civil wars, terrorism, and unconventional violence. She received her Ph.D. in political science from the University of Chicago, and held postdocs at Harvard University and Columbia University. Walter is on the editorial board of the American Political Science ReviewInternational OrganizationJournal of Politics, Journal of Conflict ResolutionInternational Studies Quarterly, and World Politics. She is also the recipient of numerous grants and fellowships, including awards from the National Science Foundation, Carnegie Corporation of New York, Guggenheim, and Smith Richardson Foundations. You can find her on Twitter @bfwalter.

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