Dr. Bojan Petrovic
In addition to teaching at Chapman Dr. Bojan Petrovic lectures in the Political Science Department at the University of California Los Angeles and the International Studies Program at the University of California Irvine. His areas of research and teaching expertise stretch over the disciplinary boundaries of international relations and comparative politics and include ethnic, communal, and religious intra-state conflicts, state- and nation-building, with a geographic focus on the Middle East, and Central Asia. His current research interests are in Islam and politics and the general role that religion plays in international relations. Dr. Petrovic has recently published two books: Afghanistan: The Political History of a Buffer State (2010) and Islam and Temporal Power (2012).