Social Science
Causal Inference, Data Visualization, Databases and Data management, Natural Language Processing, Networks
Relevant Projects:

Subnational Geospatial Data Archive (

Yuri Zhukov

Adjunct Research Associate Professor

Political Science

Associate Professor of Political Science, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts and Research Associate Professor, Center for Political Studies, Institute for Social Research

My research focuses on the causes, dynamics and outcomes of conflict, at the international and local levels. My methodological areas of interest include spatial statistics, mathematical/computational modeling and text analysis.

Map/time-series/network plot, showing the flow of information across battles in World War II. Z axis is time, X and Y axes are longitude and latitude, polygons are locations of battles, red lines are network edges linking battles involving the same combatants. Source: