Zhejun Qiu is a Ph.D. student focusing on International Relations and Political Violence. His main research interests lie at the interactions among non-state actors during the civil war, especially the alliance formation among rebel groups and rebel consolidation strategies. He is also interested in the organizational structure of rebel groups and rebel governance. Prior to his PhD studies at the University of Pittsburgh, he earned an M.A. from Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), an L.L.M. (equals to M.A.) from Tsinghua University and a B.A. from Tsinghua University.
Education & Training
M.A., International Economics & International Political Economy, Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
L.L.M. (Equals to M.A.), Political Science, Tsinghua University.
B.A., International Relations, Tsinghua University.
Political Violence; Civil War; Alliance Formation among Rebel Groups
Area of Studies
International Relations; Methodology