Loyola University Chicago

Department of Political Science

Faculty

Molly Melin

Title/s: Associate Professor

Specialty Area: International Relations

Office #: Coffey Hall 331

Phone: 773.508.8647

E-mail: mmelin@luc.edu

CV Link: Melin_Website_Vita.pdf

External Webpage: http://blogs.luc.edu/mollymelin/

About

Professor Melin's research and teaching interests are in the areas of international relations and foreign policy decision-making, with emphasis on international conflict and conflict management. Her dissertation, "Strategic Peacemakers: A Study of the Occurrence and Effects of Third Party Management in Militarized Conflicts," examines variation in third party efforts to end violent conflict. Her current research focuses on third party interventions in ongoing international conflicts and the dynamics of conflict expansion.

Degrees

PhD, University of California at Davis, 2008