About Inken von Borzyskowski

Assistant Professor

Department of Political Science

University College London

Fields: IR

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Email: i.borzyskowski@ucl.ac.uk

Website: http://www.borzyskowski.net/

Google Scholar profile: https://scholar.google.de/citations?user=fOqwHDgAAAAJ&hl=en

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Twitter profile: @iBorzyskowski

Biographical sketch and research interests

Inken von Borzyskowski is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at University College London. Her research focuses on the domestic politics of international relations with an emphasis on international organizations and their effect on domestic conflict and elections. Specifically, her research falls into three areas: international democracy assistance; the causes and consequences of election violence; and international organizations’ membership politics (withdrawals and suspensions). In her book “The Credibility Challenge: How Democracy Aid Influences Election Violence“, she develops and test a theory of how international organizations can influence election violence by changing election credibility. Her research is published or forthcoming in International Studies Quarterly, British Journal of Political Science, Journal of Peace Research, Review of International Organizations, and Cornell University Press. She received her Ph.D. in International Relations, Methodology, and Comparative Politics at UW-Madison in May 2014.