Associate Professor in Political Science and Conflict Studies
Tel: +44 (0)24765 23419
Arzu Kibris received her PhD in Political Science in 2010. Before joining PAIS in January 2017, she worked as a visiting Assistant Professor at Duke University and as Assistant Professor at Sabancı University, Istanbul. Her main research interests include the dynamics and social, political and economic consequences of civil conflicts as well as formal analyses of political and economic behaviour. Her work has been published in the Journal of Conflict Resolution, Social Science & Medicine, Public Choice, and Studies in Conflict and Terrorism, among other journals. She has recently received a prestigious ERC starting grant for a five year project, due to begin in 2016, in which she will explore the individual level effects of being exposed to political violence in a civil conflict context.