Huseyin Ilgaz

  • Visiting Lecturer

Huseyin Ilgaz is a Visiting Lecturer of Political Science at the University of Pittsburgh. His specializations are international relations and comparative politics with research focuses on peace, conflict resolution, civil wars, the role of external interventions, foreign policy analysis, and terrorism. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh (2019).

Courses Taught

Peacemaking & Peacekeeping
Civil Wars
Human Security
Foreign Policy Analysis
US Foreign Policy
World Politics
Comparative Politics

Education & Training

  • PhD, University of Pittsburgh, 2019

Representative Publications

Ilgaz, Huseyin. 2021. “Qui Bono? Foreign Military, Economic, Diplomatic Interventions, and the Termination of Civil Wars: An Integrative Approach” Journal of International Interactions. Forthcoming. 


Research Interests

International relations
Conflict Resolution
Civil Wars
The Role of External Interventions
Bargaining Theory
Foreign Policy


Area of Study