Peter Krause

Associate Professor of political science at Boston College and a Research Affiliate with the MIT Security Studies Program

Spring semester 2019
Email: krausepa@bc.edu






Peter Krause is an Associate Professor of political science at Boston College and a Research Affiliate with the MIT Security Studies Program. He is the author of Rebel Power: Why National Movements Compete, Fight, and Win (Cornell University Press, 2017) and the co-editor of Coercion: The Power to Hurt in International Politics (Oxford University Press, 2018). He has published articles on Middle East politics, political violence, and national movements in Comparative Politics, International Security, Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, and Security Studies, among others. His current projects focus on which insurgent organizations take power after regime change and the impact of education on attitudes about terrorism.