Thomas Ambrosio

North Dakota State University, USA, thomas.ambrosio@ndsu.edu

United States

Thomas Ambrosio is a professor of political science at North Dakota State University, USA.  He has published books, articles, and book chapters on ethnic conflicts, Russian foreign policy, geopolitical rhetoric, and autocracy.  His recent publications include works on authoritarian learning, methodological issues involved in studying authoritarian diffusion, the Obama administration's frustrated pivot to Asia, and Russian foreign policy toward the frozen conflicts in the greater Black Sea region.  He has forthcoming edited book chapters on the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and the post-Nazarbayev transition in Kazakhstan.   His recent research interests have focused on threat perceptions and have led to articles on the impact of Moscow’s intervention in Ukraine and the rise of Russia and China on the United States.

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