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Meshack Simati

Classes Taught At CSUSM

  • PSCI 337 - African Politics
  • GBST 100 - Global Studies
  • GBST/PSCI 390 - Rebellion and Civil war


  • 2018 Ph.D. Political Science (Jennings Randolph Peace Scholar, United States Institute of Peace). Georgia State University
  • 2012 M.A. Political Science. University of New Orleans
  • 2004 B.A. Communications. Bowling Green State University

Research Area

Electoral rules, elections, election violence and judicial independence in sub-Saharan Africa

Recent publications 

Simati, M. (2020). Post-Election Violence in Africa: The Impact of Judicial Independence. Routledge. 

Burchard, S. M., & Simati, M. (2019). The Role of the Courts in Mitigating Election Violence in Nigeria. Cadernos de Estudos Africanos, (38), 123-144. 


Meshack Simati
Assistant Professor

SBSB 4112