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Akan Malici is of Turkish origin. He grew up in Germany and received his undergraduate education in Literature and Political Science at the University of Tuebingen. He came to the United States for graduate school in 2000. At Arizona State University he received his M.A. degree in 2002 and his Ph.D. degree in 2004. He has been teaching at Furman University since 2005.
Dr. Malici's scholarly interest is in the area of Foreign Policy Decision-Making and Peace and Conflict Studies. He is the author of When Leaders Learn and When They Don't
(SUNY Press, 2008) and The Search for a Common European Foreign and Security Policy
(Palgrave Press, 2008). Akan Malici is also the co-author of U.S. Presidents and Foreign Policy Mistakes
(Stanford University Press, 2011), and the co-editor of Re-thinking Foreign Policy Analysis
(Routledge, 2011) and Political Science Research in Practice
(Routledge 2012) . At Furman, he teaches classes in International Politics and Research Methodology.