Kelly M. Kadera in an Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of Graduate Studies in the Department at the University of Iowa. She earned her B.A. in Government from Wells College and M.A. and Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
She has published on topics such as war contagion, power relationships, global democratic peace, and democratic survival.
Mitchell, Sara McLaughlin, Kelly M. Kadera, and Mark JC Crescenzi. “Practicing Democratic Community Norms: Third Party Conflict Management and Successful Settlements.” International Conflict Mediation: New Approaches and Findings (2008): 243-264.
Kadera, Kelly M., and Daniel S. Morey. “The Trade-Offs of Fighting and Investing: A Model of the Evolution of War and Peace.” Conflict Management and Peace Science 25.2 (2008): 152-170.
Kadera, Kelly M., and Sara McLaughlin Mitchell. “Heeding Ray’s Advice: An Exegesis on Control Variables in Systemic Democratic Peace Research.” Conflict Management and Peace Science 22.4 (2005): 311-326.