Department of Political Science

College of Letters & Science

Michael Schatzberg

Comparative Politics
Political Methodology
Affiliated with African Cultural Studies (joint appointment); African Studies Program; Global Studies Program
Research Interests: 
Africa, Development, Political Culture, Political Legitimacy, Sports
Office Location: 
415 North Hall
Office Hours: 
on leave Spring 2017, by appointment only
(608) 263-2392



Michael G. Schatzberg,“Transformation and Struggle: Space in Africa,” in Till Förster and Lucy Koechlin, eds., The Politics of Governance: Actors and Articulations in Africa and Beyond (New York and London: Routledge, 2015), 25-51.