Eric is a 4th year Ph.D. student focusing on conflict, organizational and group behavior, computational social science, and political methodology. He holds a B.A. in Political Science from Beloit College, and a M.A. from the University of Maryland, College Park.

Areas of Interest

  • Political Violence
  • Political Methodology
  • Computational Social Science
  • Virtual Political Environments
  • Group and Organizational Behavior
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  • Degree Type
    Degree Details
    Political Science, University of Maryland, College Park

Research Topics

  • Methodology
  • Comparative Politics
Eric's head
3104D Tydings Hall
Government and Politics Department
edunford [at]
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