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Andreas E. Feldmann is Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of Undergraduate Studies at the Catholic University in Santiago de Chile. His research specializes in International Relations with a focus on political violence and terrorism; population uprooting and human rights, and international cooperation. His most recent work has appeared in Latin American Politics and SocietyTerrorism and Political Violence,Beyond LawRevista de Ciencia Política, Journal of Peacebuilding and Development  Migración y Desarrollo. 

With Juan Pablo Luna and Rodrigo Mardones, he was awarded a four-year grant by the Chilean National Research Council (FONDECYT Number 1110565) to study Stateness in Latin America. He also participates in a Nucleus Millennium Research Project for the study of Stateness and Democracy in Latin America.

Dr. Feldmann has worked as a consultant of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and served as assistant to the Special Rapporteur on Migrant Workers and Members of their Families of the Inter-American Commission of Human Rights (2000-6). He earned a Ph.D. in Political Science at the University of Notre Dame (2002) and worked as a Post-Doctoral Fellow Researcher/Instructor in the Human Rights Program at the University of Chicago (2003-5).