David Lektzian, Ph.D.
Office: Holden Hall 231
Phone: (806) 834-6470
David Lektzian is an Associate
Professor at Texas Tech University. He received his
Ph.D. from Michigan State University in 2003. He
conducts research on the origin and outcome of
economic and military conflict. His research has
appeared in the American Journal of Political
Science, International Organization, International
Studies Quarterly, Journal of Conflict Resolution,
Journal of Peace Research, and Conflict
Management and Peace Science. He teaches courses
in international relations and quantitative research
Before coming to Texas Tech University in 2007, Dr. Lektzian was a researcher at the International Peace Research Institute in Oslo, Norway, and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of New Orleans. During the spring semester of 2014 Dr. Lektzian will be a visiting professor at the University of Vilnius, in Lithuania, as part of the Fulbright Scholars Program.