Andreas Feldmann, PhD
Political Science; and Latin American and Latino Studies
Building & Room:
601 S Morgan St.
Andreas E. Feldmann is Associate Professor in the departments of Latin American and Latino Studies and Political Science at the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC). His research specializes in International Relations with a focus on Latin America. Among the topics he investigates are human rights, population uprooting, political violence and terrorism, and international cooperation and development. His work has appeared in Latin American Politics and Society, Terrorism and Political Violence, Beyond Law, Revista de Ciencia Política and Migración y Desarrollo. Feldmann has worked as a consultant of the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and served as assistant to the Special Rapporteur on Migrant Workers and Members of their Families of the Inter-American Commission of Human Rights (2000-6). He previously worked at the Instituto de Ciencia Política of the Universidad Católica de Chile (2005-2014) and the Human Rights Program of the University of Chicago (2003-5). He earned a PhD in Political Science at the University of Notre Dame.
PhD University of Notre Dame, 2002
Research Currently in Progress
Political Violence and Terrorism; Human Rights; Population Uprooting, International Cooperation and Development.