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Andrea Ruggeri

Andrea Ruggeri

(BA (Genova), MA PhD (Essex))

Associate Professor of Quantitative Methods in International Relations, Brasenose College
IR, Research Methods
+44 01865 285943
Brasenose College


I joined Brasenose College and the Departmet of Politics an International Relations at the University of Oxford in September 2014.  Previously  I was assistant professor of International Relations at the University of Amsterdam from 2010.  I studied for my PhD (2011) at the University of Essex (UK) and my BA at the University of Genoa (Italy). I have also spent some time studying at Paris VI and Institute Du Monde Arabe in Paris, France.

My current research deals with civil wars and peacekeeping. My broader research interests include collective political violence, state development, and comparative politics in Africa and Middle East.

My work  has been published in British Journal of Political Science, Comparative Political Studies, International Organization, International Peacekeeping, International Security, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Journal of Peace Research, International Interactions, International Studies Review, Political Geography, Political Science Research & Methods and edited volumes.

I am member of  the Peacekeeping Working group organised by the Folke Bernadotte Academy (Sweden) and  I am an active member of the Network of European Peace Scientists.  I am a Research Fellow at the Michael Nicholson Centre for Conflict and Cooperation, University of Essex.

I am affiliated with the Oxford Q-Step Center, a new and innovative  way to teach Political Science and International Relations at Oxford and I am co-director of the Oxford Spring School in Advanced Research Methods

BA - Papers

PPE Prelims (with Elias Dinas) - The Practice of Politics,  Michaelmas Term and Hilary Term

International Relations (214), Michaelmas Term and Hilary Term 

International Relations between the two World Wars (212), Michaelmas Term and Hilary Term


BA - Lectures 

Political Analysis Year 1  ( with Andy Eggers & Robin Harding) - QStep, Hilary Term 

Political Analysis Year 2  ( with Andy Eggers & David Kirk)- QStep, Michaelmas Term 



International Relations - Theories of IR - Block 3, Hilary Term 



Research Design and Methods in International Relations, Michaelmas Term

IR PhD Seminars Workshop ( with Todd Hall), Michaelmas , Hilary and Trinity Term 


Maline Meiske

Catharina Lewerentz

Adam McCauley

Vanessa  Meier

Matt Zelina

Ross Gildea

Elli Palaiogolou

Evi Kröker


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Book Chapters