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Dr. Marie Olson Lounsbery
Title: Associate Professor, Ph.D. (Wayne State University)
Office: Brewster A-120
Office Phone: (252) 328-2349
Fax: (252) 328-4134
Email Address: Olsonlounsberym@ecu.edu
Teaching Areas:
Research Interests: Causes, processes and resolution of war, particularly war occurring within states

DR. MARIE OLSON LOUNSBERY is an Associate Professor of Political Science at East Carolina University. Her research examines civil war and rebel group dynamics, military intervention, and peace processes. Her most recent book is Conflict Dynamics: Civil Wars, Armed Actors, and Their Tactics (University of Georgia Press, 2017, with Alethia Cook). Dr. Olson teaches international relations, methodology, peace and conflict courses for the department.

Curriculum Vitae

Selected Syllabi
Syllabus: Graduate Level Course on Civil Wars
Syllabus: Undergraduate Course on Peace and Conflict in the Post-Cold War Era

Data Section

General
Olson Lounsbery and Cook 2011 JPR Replication Data & 'Do' File (.ZIP File)
Replication ".do" file: "Assessing the Risk Posed by Terrorist Groups: Identifying Motivating Factors and Threats." Political Violence and Terrorism 23(5): 711-729, with Alethia Cook (.ZIP File)
Replication Data file: "Assessing the Risk Posed by Terrorist Groups: Identifying Motivating Factors and Threats." Political Violence and Terrorism 23(5): 711-729, with Alethia Cook (.ZIP File)

Files for Foreign Military Intervention, Power Dynamics and Rebel Group Cohesion Project
Replication Data
".do" file
Rebel Group Dynamics Codebook
Online Appendix


Dept. of Political Science, Brewster A-124, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858-4353
Phone (252) 328-6030
Fax (252) 328-4134
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