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Dr. Christopher Lee

Dr. Christopher Lee
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(716) 286-8280
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Timon Hall office 120


Chris Lee is an Associate Professor of Comparative Politics; he received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Riverside in 2001. He worked for the University of Minnesota before joining the faculty at Niagara University in fall 2006. Dr. Lee’s teaching and research interests include Latin American politics, African politics, political conflict and violence, human rights, and democratization. His recent publications include several journal articles and book chapters that focus on human rights, ethnic conflict, democratization in sub Saharan Africa, and the political ramifications of guerilla warfare in Colombia.