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Current Member

Zachariah Mampilly

Affiliation

Social Science

Field of Study

Political Science

Home Institution

City University of NY

I work on both violent and non-violent movements for political transformation with a focus on Africa and South Asia. My previous work has focused on governance by armed groups and the rise of popular protest movements in Africa and beyond.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Social Science
current

Degrees

UCLA
Ph.D.
2007
Columbia University
M.A.
2002
Tufts University
B.A.
1999

Honors

2019-2021
Open Society Fellow
2018-2019
U.S. Holocaust Museum Fellow
2012-2013
Fulbright Fellow, University of Dar es Salaam

Appointments

City University of New York
2019–2021
Marxe Endowed Chair of International Affairs
Vassar College
2007–2019
Professor of Political Science and Africana Studies