David Altman is professor of political science at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. His research and teaching lie in the field of comparative politics with an emphasis on democracy: its quality, its institutions, and its innovations. A former Kellogg Institute visiting fellow, he is the author of Direct Democracy Worldwide (Cambridge University Press, 2011) and a project manager for the  Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem) project.

Altman is a former dissertation year fellow at the Kellogg Institute for International Studies and holds a PhD in political science from the University of Notre Dame.


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