Kyle Beardsley
Professor of Political Science

Kyle Beardsley (Ph.D., UCSD, 2006) is Professor of Political Science. He is co-director of the International Crisis Behavior data project, and the Deputy Director of the Triangle Institute of Security Studies (TISS). His research focuses on the quantitative study of international conflict and peace processes. He is particularly interested in questions related to the role of third parties in shaping conflict dynamics, the links between armed conflict and  gender power imbalances, the diffusion of armed conflict across space, and the impact of nuclear weapons on international crisis behavior.

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