Andreas E. Feldmann, PhD
Associate Professor & Director of Graduate Studies
Director of Graduate Studies in LALS
LALS and Political Science
Building & Room:
601 S Morgan St.
Andreas E. Feldmann is Associate Professor in the Latin American and Latino Studies Program and Department of Political Science at the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC). His research specializes in International Relations with a focus on Latin America. Among the topics he investigates are human rights, population uprooting, political violence and terrorism, and international cooperation and development. His work has appeared in Latin American Politics and Society, Terrorism and Political Violence, Beyond Law, Revista de Ciencia Políticaand Migración y Desarrollo. Feldmann has worked as a consultant of the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) 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 previously worked at the Instituto de Ciencia Política of the Universidad Católica de Chile (2005-2014) and the Human Rights Program of the University of Chicago (2003-5). He earned a PhD in Political Science at the University of Notre Dame.