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Bio

Matthew J. Connelly
Columbia University

Professor, Department of History

Full-Time Positions:
Professor, Department of History, Columbia University
Assistant Professor, Department of History and Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan, 1997-2001

Visiting Positions:
Visiting Professor, Department of Archaeology, Conservation, and History, University of Oslo, May 2009
Visiting Professor, Department of History, University of Sydney, July-August 2008
Visiting Professor, Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), May-June 2008

Interests and Research:
Matthew Connelly, professor, works in international and global history. He received his B.A. from Columbia (1990) and his Ph.D. from Yale ( 1997). His publications include A Diplomatic Revolution: Algeria's Fight for Independence and the Origins of the Post-Cold War Era (2002), and Fatal Misconception: The Struggle to Control World Population (2008). He has written research articles in Comparative Studies in Society and History, The International Journal of Middle East Studies, The American Historical Review, The Review francaise d'histoire d'Outre-mer, and Past & Present. He has also published commentary on international affairs in The Atlantic Monthly and The National Interest.