Katerina Tertytchnaya is Associate Professor in Comparative Politics at the Department of Politics and International Relations and Tutorial Fellow at Brasenose College. Her research interests include authoritarian politics, public opinion, political behavior, protest and post-communist politics. Before joining the University of Oxford, she was an Associate Professor of Comparative Politics at University College London. Her work has been published in the American Political Science Review, World Politics, and the Journal of Politics, among others. She is the Principle Investigator of the project “Nonviolent Repression in Electoral Autocracies” which is funded by the UKRI Economic and Social Research Council.