Graeme Robertson received his PhD in Political Science from Columbia University. He now serves as a Professor of Political Science at the University of North Carolina. His research focuses on political protests and the dynamics of competition between rulers and their challengers in contemporary authoritarian political systems. Robertson’s most recent book is, The Politics of Protest in Hybrid Regimes: Managing Dissent in Post-Communist Russia. He received a Ford Foundation grant for, “Citizen Participation in the Process of Local Governance in the Altai Republic: Assessing the impact of Law #131 on General Organizational Principles for Local Self-Governance in the Russian Federation,” and a National Science Foundation award for dissertation research.
This event is free and open to the public and is cosponsored by:
the ASU Melikian Center for Russian, Eurasian, and East European Studies and
the ASU School of Politics and Global Studies.