Peter Rudloff

Peter Rudloff

Associate Professor

Oklahoma State University


Curriculum Vitae

I am an Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at Oklahoma State University. I teach numerous courses at Oklahoma State University, including the introductory international relations course, research methods, upper division courses on international conflict and international law.

My research interests are civil and international conflict. A number of ongoing research projects are detailed in the projects section, and publications can be found below. I also lead a research group called the Conflict and War Study Group, which combines my interests in teaching, mentoring, and research.


  • Civil War
  • International Relations
  • International Conflict


  • M.A. & Ph.D. in Political Science, 2007

    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  • B.A. in Political Science, 2001

    Saint Louis University


Fall 2020 Courses

I am scheduled to teach two undergraduate courses during the fall semester of 2020:

  • POLS 2013: Introduction to International Relations
  • POLS 4113: International Organization

More information can be found on the Registrar’s site.


Fall 2020

POLS 2013: Introduction to International Relations

MWF 1:30 pm - 2:20 pm

POLS 4113: International Organization

MWF 11:30 am - 12:20 pm

POLS 5000: Thesis

W 4:30 pm - 7:10 pm


Ethnicity, Religion, and Conflict in Jos, Nigeria

A survey experiment conducted with Dr. Laura Vinson during the summer of 2016 in Jos, Nigeria that examines the role of tribal and religious identities in communal violence. Photo credit: Andrew Moore. Photo license: CC BY-SA 2.0. Cropped and resized from original.

Conflict and War Study Group

My research group involving undergraduates that examines civil wars and other forms of organized violence. Photo credit: Kevin Burkett. Photo license: CC BY-SA 2.0. Cropped and resized from original.


  • 405 744 5569
  • 234 Murray Hall, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74074
  • Office Hours:
    Monday 8:30 am - 11:00 am
    Wednesday 8:30 am - 11:00 am
    Friday 8:30 am - 11:00 am