Associate Professor
Central Michigan University


Areas of Expertise
Post-conflict reconstruction and development,Refugees and Displacement,Civil Wars and Intrastate Conflict,Comparative Politics,Transitional Justice

Region of Focus
Central and South Asia

Prakash Adhikari is associate professor of political science at Central Michigan University. His research focuses on the causes and consequences of civil war, with a particular focus on forced migration and transitional justice. His current research focuses on post conflict-reconciliation processes in South Asia, and refugee integration patterns in the United States.

Recent Publications
Adhikari, Prakash and Lisa A. Bryant. 2017. Sampling Hard-to-Locate Populations: Lessons from Sampling Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs).” In The Oxford Handbook of Polling and Polling Methods, Lonna R. Atkeson and R. Michael Alvarez (ed.)

Adhikari, Prakash 2013. “Conflict-Induced Displacement, Understanding the Causes of Flight.” American Journal of Political Science¬ 57(1): 82-89.