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Dr. Jeffery Dixon

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Education

College or University Degree Earned Degree Subject Area
Rice University PhD (2001) Political Science: International Relations
Rice University MA (1999) Political Science
Concordia College BA (1994) International Relations, History & Political Science

Education Related Employment

Dates Educational Institution Name Position
2009-present Texas A&M University – Central Texas Assistant Professor
2006-2009 Tarleton State University – Central Texas Assistant Professor
2002-2005 Wright State University Instructor
2001-2002 Pennsylvania State University Senior Lecturer
1999-2000 Rice University Junior Lecturer

Related Publications

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Dixon, Jeffrey. 2009.  "What Causes Civil Wars?  Integrating Quantitative Research Findings." International Studies Review 11(4): 707-735.

Dixon, Jeffrey. 2009.  "Emerging Consensus:  Results From The Second Wave Of Statistical Studies On Civil War Termination."  Civil Wars 11(2): 121-136.

Other Publications

Dixon, Jeffrey. 2009.  "Amalendu Misra. Politics of Civil Wars: Conflict, Intervention, and Resolution." Book Review.  Journal of Conflict Studies 29: forthcoming.

Works Under Active Progress

Dixon, Jeffrey, and Meredith Sarkees. 2013/2014 (scheduled). Rivals For Power: An Examination of Civil Wars, 1816-2012. Washington, DC: CQ Press. Progress: 30% / 100,000 words complete. "Bargaining Structure Theory and Intercommunal War Termination." Paper presented at Annual Meeting of International Studies Association, April 2012.

"Taking Historians Seriously? The Changing Role of Military History in Political Science." Paper presented at Central Texas Military History Symposium, August 2011.

With Breann Crane. "Sources of Bias in Civil War Datasets." Paper presented at Annual Meeting of International Studies Association, February 2010

Other Conference Presentations

"Bound Gullivers or Reluctant Leviathans? Bargaining Structure Theory and the Puzzle of (Non)Intervention in Intercommunal Wars." Paper presented at North American Meeting of Peace Science Society (International), October 2011.

"Reluctant Leviathans: The Puzzle of (Non)Intervention in Intercommunal Wars" Paper presented at Annual Meeting of Midwest Political Science Association, April 2011.

"Civil Wars: The Military Dimension." Paper presented at Annual Meeting of International Studies Association, February 2010.

"Organized Anarchy: The Changing Structure of Civil Wars." Paper presented at Annual Meeting of International Studies Association, March 2007.

Date Updated: 6/4/12