Dr. Sarah K. Dreier, Assistant Professor, Political Science


Dr. Sarah K. Dreier



Assistant Professor



Political Science


Describe your research in about 200 words.

Sarah K. Dreier is an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of New Mexico. Her research interests include comparative politics, human rights and state oppression, gender, religion, and integrating qualitative and natural language processing computational methods. She has conducted research in East Africa, Western Europe, and the United States. Her research has been published in outlets including British Journal of Political Science, International Studies Quarterly, Democratization, Harvard Data Science Review, and Washington Post Monkey Cage. She previously worked in public policy research and advocacy in Washington, D.C. Dreier holds a Ph.D. from University of Washington (Seattle) and B.A. from Northwestern University (Evanston).


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