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Graeme Robertson

Graeme Robertson is an Associate Professor of Political Science. He received his B.A. from Oxford University (1990), an M.A. in Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies from Harvard University (1997), and his Ph.D. from Columbia University (2004). A specialist in Russian politics, Graeme’s work focuses on labor, contentious politics, and hybrid and authoritarian regimes.

He has contributed articles to the American Political Science Review, the American Journal of Political Science, Comparative Politics, the Journal of Democracy, Slavic ReviewCommunist and Post-Communist Studies and Pro et Contra. He is the author of The Politics of Protest in Hybrid Regimes: Managing Dissent in Post-Communist Russia (2010).


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