Meghan Foster Lynch (Ph.D., Yale University, 2013) is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at Temple University. Her research examines the escalation, de-escalation, and non-escalation of mass violence against civilians. For more information, see Research

Meghan's research has been supported by a National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant, a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, a Jacob K. Javits Fellowship, a P.E.O. Scholar Award, and several Yale research grants. She received an M.A. and an M.Phil. in Political Science from Yale, and a B.A. with distinction in Foreign Affairs (Political Science) and French Literature from the University of Virginia. For more information, see CV.