Luke N. Condra

Luke N. Condra is an assistant professor of international affairs at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public and International Affairs. He was a postdoctoral scholar at the University of California Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation in 2010-11 and received his Ph.D. in political science from Stanford University in 2010. His research interests are in international security and the micro-dynamics of political violence. His current work, situated in Africa, the Middle East, and Central Asia, focuses on elements of state building in areas characterized by conflict.