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Matthew Timmerman Adjunct Instructor School of International Service

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MPhil, American University; MPP, American University in Cairo; BA, Denison University

Matthew's research examines triggers of interstate conflict. His work is in the sub-discipline of security studies and focuses primarily on the political factors that cause governments to militarily intervene into the civil wars of other states. Matthew’s other areas of interest include foreign policy decision-making and national security strategy. His writing appears with H-Diplo, the Atlantic Council, the Middle East Review of Public Policy and Administration, and various newspapers. He has experience as a journalist and political risk analyst.
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Summer 2020

  • SISU-196 Selected Topics:non-Recurring: Int'l Business & Global Econ

  • SISU-196 Selected Topics:non-Recurring: Int'l Business & Global Econ

Fall 2020

  • SISU-206 Intro to Int'l Studies Rsrch