Welcome to my website.

My name is Gary Uzonyi, and I earned my PhD from the University of Michigan’s Department of Political Science.  Currently, I am an Assistant Professor in the University of Massachusetts- Lowell Department of Political Science. My main research interests are conflict and human rights. I specialize in the study of genocide and politicide. 

Curriculum Vitae

If you have any questions or comments please feel free to contact me: gary_uzonyi@uml.edu


Current Courses

Previous Courses
The Study of Comparative Genocide (PS 252)

The Politics of Human Rights (PS 384)

Diplomacy and Conflict Resolution (PS 385)

Defense and Disarmament (PS 390)

War and Peace in the Sovereign State System (PS 490)

Introduction to Global Studies (GLS 701)


Domestic Institutions, Leader Tenure, and the Duration of Civil War  (with Matt Wells)
Conflict Management and Peace Science (forthcoming)

Conflict Management and Peace Science 31(3): 225-243 (2014) 
Replication Materials

Domestic Institutions and Credible Signals (with Mark Souva and Sona Golder)
International Studies Quarterly 56(4): 765-776 (2012)

Invitations to Revise and Resubmit
Rivals and Aid (with Toby Rider)
(R&R at International Interactions)

Papers under Review

Working Papers
Bureaucracies and Mass Killing

The Use of Child Soldiers (with Allan Stam)