Speaker at the Social Sciences Oxford Minds panel discussion series on the topic of Protection.
Stathis Kalyvas is Gladstone Professor of Government at the Department of Politics and International Relations at the University of Oxford, and a fellow of All Souls College. Until 2017, he was the Arnold Wolfers Professor of Political Science at Yale University, where he founded and headed the Program on Order, Conflict and Violence. His research focuses on civil war, ethnic and non-ethnic violence, and the formation of cleavages and identities. He has also researched party politics and political institutions in Europe. His publications include the widely acclaimed and cited The Logic of Violence in Civil War (Cambridge University Press 2006) and Civil Wars (Policy Press 2017). His work has been published in the American Journal of Political Science, Perspectives on Politics, and Journal of Conflict Resolution. He is a Fellow of the British Academy.