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Graffiti promoting the PVD, a political party created by a young Senegalese marabout.

Graffiti promoting the PVD, a political party created by a young Senegalese marabout.

Book

(2019) Party Proliferation and Political Contestation in Africa: Senegal in Comparative Perspective, Palgrave Macmillan Contemporary African Political Economy Series.

Academic Articles

(2018) “Party Proliferation and Trajectories of Opposition in Africa,” Comparative Politics 50:2, 209-229.

Banner celebrating the one-year anniversary of Senegal’s June 23, 2011 protests to stop ex-President Wade from changing constitutional term limits.

Banner celebrating the one-year anniversary of Senegal’s June 23, 2011 protests to stop ex-President Wade from changing constitutional term limits.

with Mamadou Bodian. (2018) “Senegal’s Leadership through Soft Power from Senghor to Sall,” in Jason Warner & Timothy Shaw, eds. African Foreign Policies in International Institutions, Palgrave Macmillan. 

with El Hadji Samba Amadou Diallo. (2016) “Sufi Turuq and the Politics of Democratization in Senegal,” Journal of Religious and Political Practice 2(2), 1-19.   

(2013) “The 2012 Legislative Elections in Senegal,” Electoral Studies 32(4), 905-908.

(2012) “Senegal: What Will Turnover Bring?Journal of Democracy 23(3), 121-131.

(2007) “Belgian Intervention Policy in the Democratic Republic of Congo,” Cahiers du Réseau Multidisciplinaire d’Etudes Stratégiques 4(2), 59-106.

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Policy Publications

 with Jordan Thompson Long. (2019) Framework for Enhancing Responses to Bias-Motivated Violence Based on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, or Gender Expression. American Bar Association Justice Works Program.

with Nicholas Robinson. (2017) Rule of Law Approaches to Countering Violent Extremism, American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative Issue Paper.

with Patrick Vinck, Phuong Pham & Timothy Meyer. (2017) Justice and Security Diagnostic: Bangui, Central African Republic. Harvard Humanitarian Initiative & ABA Rule of Law Initiative.

with Christian Ahlund, Marie-Claude Jean-Baptiste, Richard Malengule, Marianne de Rooij & Valerie Péclow. (2017) Challenges of Rehabilitating the Justice System in Central African Republic: Diagnostic and Recommendations, International Legal Assistance Consortium. [available in French].

(2015) Midterm Evaluation of the African Center for Justice Program in Burundi, DRC, Republic of Congo, and Rwanda. American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative.

Courtroom in Bangui, CAR.

Courtroom in Bangui, CAR.

The Constitutional Court of South Africa.

The Constitutional Court of South Africa.

Blog Posts

(2019) “Why Are There So Many Parties in Senegal?Democracy in Africa blog, 23 August.

with Robin O’Luanaigh. (2019) “Ten Tips for Developing Preventing/Countering Violent Extremism (P/CVE) Theories and Programs,Rule of Law Insights, American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative blog, 19 June.

with Claire Duguid & Timothy Meyer. (2018) “How Can the U.N. Restore the Rule of Law in Central African Republic?The Washington Post The Monkey Cage blog, 3 April.

with Jeanette Tocol. (2017) “Analyzing Democracy, Rule of Law, and Governance Programs Holistically — and Strengthening Monitoring and Evaluation in the Process,” American Evaluation Association 365 blog, 30 March.

(2016) “Here’s Everything You Need to Know about Senegal’s Recent Referendum,” The Washington Post Monkey Cage blog, 3 April.

 with Jason Warner. (2013) “Why the U.S. Military Should Care about African Opposition Parties,” Council on Foreign Relations Africa in Transition, March 27.

(2012) “Did the June 23 Movement Change Senegal?” Social Science Research Council African Futures blog, 12 July.