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James Hollyer

Assistant Professor in Political Science Ph.D., 2011 (expected), Department of Politics, New York University.

Professor Hollyer will join the University of Minnesota, Department of Political Science, faculty beginning in January, 2012. Currently Professor Hollyer has a fellowship in The Leitner Program in International and Comparative Political Economy, The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale University.

Professor Hollyer works in the fields of comparative and international political economy, on such topics as bureaucratic politics, corruption, and the interaction between domestic politics and international relations. He employs formal models to develop predictions regarding political phenomena, and uses quantitative methods to test these predictions.