Philip Potter

Associate Professor of Politics and Public Policy and Director of the National Security Policy Center
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S183 Gibson Hall, Garrett Hall L056
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Education & Training
Ph.D. Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles
M.A., Political Science, University of California, Los Angeles
B.A., Honors, Political Science and Economics, McGill University

Philip Potter is an Associate Professor specializing in foreign policy and international relations. He also conducts research in the area of international terrorism and is a principal investigator for a Department of Defense Minerva Initiative project to map and analyze collaborative relationships between terrorist organizations. Professor Potter has recently published articles in International Organization, Journal of Politics, International Studies Quarterly, The Journal of Conflict Resolution, and the Annual Review of Political Science. His book, War and Democratic Constraint (with Matthew Baum), is now available from Princeton University Press. He has been a fellow at Harvard University and the University of Pennsylvania and holds degrees from UCLA and McGill University.