David E. Cunningham is an Associate Professor in the Department of Government and Politics at the University of Maryland. He received his Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of California, San Diego, and is an affiliate of the Peace Research Institute Oslo. He is the author of Barriers to Peace in Civil Wars, which was published by Cambridge University Press, as well as articles in several academic journals. His current research includes a focus on whether and how international action can contribute to the prevention of violent conflict and a project on improving the prediction of contentious political events through the integration of different data sources.


David Cunningham
3117C Chincoteague Hall
Center for International Development and Conflict Management
dacunnin [at] umd.edu