RankRegular Faculty - Assistant Professor
B.A., University of Notre Dame
M.A., Princeton University
Ph.D., Princeton University
Research and Teaching Interests
Comparative Politics, Religion and Politics, Middle Eastern Politics, Political Behavior.
Michael Hoffman is a comparativist who works on religion and politics, primarily in the Middle East. His current book project examines the relationship between communal religious practice and attitudes towards democracy. His work has been published or is forthcoming in Journal of Politics, British Journal of Political Science, Journal of Conflict Resolution, Democratization, Middle East Law and Governance, and elsewhere. He has been the recipient of a fellowship from the National Science Foundation.
Office: 315 Decio Hall
Department of Political Science
217 O'Shaughnessy Hall
Notre Dame, IN 46556