Faculty Affiliates

Scholars from across the University of Chicago collaborate with faculty and students at The Pearson Institute to explore different dimensions of global conflict. By representing different disciplines and bringing different tools and methodologies to bear, they contribute breadth and depth to the research community and raise the quality of discourse.

Anjali Adukia
Assistant Professor
Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago
Maria Angélica Bautista
Assistant Professor
Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago
Ethan Bueno de Mesquita
Sydney Stein Professor and Deputy Dean for Promotions & Recruitments
Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago
Leonardo Bursztyn
Assistant Professor
UChicago Department of Economics
Jesse Driscoll
Associate Professor of Political Science
University of California San Diego
Richard English
Distinguished Professorial Fellow, Senator George J. Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice
Queen's University Belfast
Leopoldo Fergusson
Associate Professor
University of the Andes
Thiemo Fetzer
Associate Professor
University of Warwick
Tom Ginsburg
The Leo Spitz Professor of International Law and Professor of Political Science
The University of Chicago Law School
Benjamin Lessing
Assistant Professor
UChicago Department of Political Science
Jens Ludwig
The Edwin A. and Betty L. Bergman Distinguished Service Professor
Director, University of Chicago Crime Lab
Anup Malani
The Lee and Brenva Freeman Professor of Law
The University of Chicago Law School
Luis Martinez
Assistant Professor
Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago
Alicia S. Menendez
Research Associate (Associate Professor)
Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago
Paul Poast
Associate Professor
UChicago Department of Political Science
Raúl Sánchez de la Sierra
Assistant Professor
Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago
Konstantin Sonin
John Dewey Distinguished Service Professor
Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago
Paul Staniland
Associate Professor
UChicago Department of Political Science
Gil Stein
Professor of Near Eastern Archaeology
UChicago Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations
Austin L. Wright
Assistant Professor
Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago

Syrian boys at Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan

Young Syrian boys having fun at Zaatari Syrian refugee camp in northern Jordan, across the border from Syria, under a blue and cloudy winter sky.

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