School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs
Associate Professor of Government and Politics
McGlinchey is Associate Professor of Politics in the
School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs.
He is the author of Chaos,
Violence, Dynasty: Politics and Islam in Central Asia
(University of Pittsburgh Press, 2011). McGlinchey’s areas
of research include comparative politics, Central Asian
regime change, political Islam, and social mobilization.
His current book project explores the international
litigation of Central Asian property. McGlinchey received
his Ph.D. from Princeton University in 2003. A list of Dr.
McGlinchey's academic writings on regime change
and political Islam as well as his Congressional
briefings and policy papers can be found here.