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Peter Cornelis van der Windt
Assistant Professor of Political Science Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
Education: PhD Columbia University; MPhil(cum laude) Tilburg University
Research Areas: politial economy of development in conflict-prone areas of Africa
Peter is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at New York University - Abu Dhabi.
He conducts field experiments, collects original data and uses statistics to learn about governance and service delivery in areas where the state is weak. His work takes place in Congo, Sierra Leone and Kenya.
In 2015, Peter received a Ph.D. from Columbia University. He also obtained an M.Phil. in economics (with distinction) from Tilburg University.