Andrew M. Linke portrait
  • Assistant Professor, Geography Department
  • Associate Senior Researcher, Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO)
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Publications

  • Andrew M. Linke (date unknown). Linke, A.M. and C. Raleigh. The geography of civil war. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.. Accepted, .
  • Andrew M. Linke (date unknown). Donnay, K., Linke, A.M., and R. Bhavnani. “Generalizing findings from micro-level research on peace and conflict: reflections about challenges and solutions,” forthcoming, in Backer, D., Bhavnani, R., and P. Huth (Eds.), Peace and Conflict 2017. New York: Routledge.. Accepted, .
  • Andrew M. Linke (date unknown). Linke, A.M. and J. O’Loughlin. “Spatial analysis,” pages 189-205, in Agnew, J., Mamadouh, V., Secor, A., and J. Sharp (Eds.), A Companion to Political Geography, 2nd Edition. Oxford: Basil Blackwell.. Accepted, .
  • Roudabeh Kishii (date unknown). Kishi, R., Raleigh, C., and A.M. Linke. “Patterns and trends of the geography of conflict,” pages 25-41, in Backer, D., Bhavnani, R., and P. Huth (Eds.), Peace and Conflict 2016. New York: Routledge.. Accepted, .
  • Andrew M. Linke (date unknown). Mountainous terrain and civil wars: Geospatial analysis of conflict dynamics in the post-Soviet Caucasus. Annals of the American Association of Geographers. Accepted, .
  • Schutte, S. (date unknown). How indiscriminate violence fuels conflicts between groups: Evidence from Kenya. Social Science Research. Accepted, .
  • Andrew Linke (date unknown). The consequences of relocating in response to drought: human mobility and conflict in contemporary Kenya. Environmental Research Letters. Vol. 13, 094104. Accepted, .
  • Andrew M. Linke (date unknown). Linke, A.M., O’Loughlin, J., McCabe, T.J., Tir, J., and F. Witmer. Rainfall variability and violence in rural Kenya: Investigating the effects of drought and the role of local institutions with survey data. Global Environmental Change, 34, 35-47. Accepted, .
  • Linke, A.M. (date unknown). Weather variability and conflict forecasts: Dynamic human-environment interactions in Kenya. Elsevier. Vol. 92, 102489. Accepted, .
  • Andrew Linke (date unknown). Drought, local institutional contexts, and support for violence in Kenya. Journal of Conflict resolution. Accepted, .
  • Linke, A. M. (date unknown). Do people accurately report droughts? Comparison of instrument-measured and survey data in Kenya. Climatic Change. Accepted, .
  • Andrew Linke (date unknown). Locational and relational contexts for Kenya's 2007-08 post-election violence: Leadership legacies, demography and incentives for violence. Territory, Politics, Governance. Accepted, .
  • Frank Witmer (date unknown). Subnational violent conflict forecasts for sub-Saharan Africa, 2015–65, using climate-sensitive models. Journal of Peace Research. Accepted, .
  • Andrew M. Linke (date unknown). Linke, A.M. and J. O’Loughlin. Reconceptualizing and measuring context in the study of conflict: Using survey data from the North Caucasus of Russia. International Studies Review, 17(1), 1-19. Accepted, .
  • Andrew M. Linke (date unknown). Linke, A.M., Schutte, S., and H. Buhaug. Population attitudes and the spread of political violence in sub-Saharan Africa. International Studies Review, 17(1), 26-45. Accepted, .
  • A.M. Linke (date unknown). Environmental stress and agricultural landownership in Africa. Global Environmental Change. Vol. 67, 102237. Accepted, .
  • Rich Medina (date unknown). Geographies of organized hate in America: A regional analysis. Annals of the American Association of Geographers. Accepted, .
  • Linke, A.M (date unknown). Weather, wheat, and war: The security implications of climate variability for conflict in Syria. Journal of Peace Research. Vol. 58, 114-131. Accepted, .

Presentations

  • "Climate science from different perspectives." Climate Talks series. Department of Geography, San Diego State University. , Presented, 2021.
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  • "Dynamic human-environment interactions and using survey data to make conflict forecasts." Berlin Climate and Security Conference 2020 (Part II), Potsdam Institute for Climate Impacts Research. , Presented, 2020.
  • "Relocating in response to drought: human mobility and conflict in contemporary Kenya." Center for Comparative and International Studies, ETH Zurich. , Presented, 2020.
  • “Climate change and environmental security.” Center for Security, Intelligence and Defense Studies, Carleton University. , Presented, 2019.
  • “Environmental aspects of Kenya’s smallholder settlement schemes.” British Institute East Africa. , Presented, 2019.
  • “Environment and population change on Kenya’s smallholder settlement schemes.” Department of Geoscience and the Environment, Technical University of Kenya. , Presented, 2019.
  • “Survey based analysis of agricultural productivity, landownership, and conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa.” Peace Research Institute Oslo. , Presented, 2018.
  • "A geographical approach to the study of environmental change and conflict." Department of Geography, Oregon State University. , Presented, 2016.
  • “Locational and relational explanations of Kenyan post-election conflict: Incentives for violence and demographic composition.” Subnational governance and conflict workshop, University of Sussex. , Presented, 2015.
  • “Environmental change and conflict in Kenya: Perceived and measured drought effects on personal insecurity and attitudes toward the use of violence.” Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, University of Notre Dame. , Presented, 2015.
  • "Climate change, human mobility, and conflict in contemporary Kenya." American Association of Geographers conference. , Presented, 2021.
  • “Floods as a natural experiment in shaping support for and the experience of violence in Kenya.” American Association of Geographers conference. , Accepted, 2020.
  • "Environmental change, land ownership, and political instability in agrarian societies." American Association of Geographers. , Presented, 2019.
  • "The consequences of relocating in response to drought: human mobility and conflict in contemporary Kenya." Understanding Individuals’ Opinions and Experiences in Conflict-Affected Societies Workshop, Peace Research Institute Oslo. , Presented, 2018.
  • "Agricultural productivity and violent conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa: A subnational and comparative analysis using novel population survey data methods." American Association of Geographers annual conference. , Presented, 2018.
  • "The effects agricultural productivity obstacles on conflict in regional political context." Next Generation of Climate-Conflict Research Workshop, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. , Presented, 2018.
  • "The effects agricultural productivity obstacles on conflict in regional political context." Workshop on Subnational Politics, School of Politics and Global Studies, Arizona State University. , Presented, 2018.
  • "A comparative geographical analysis of international foreign aid and violent conflict." American Association of Geographers annual conference. , Presented, 2017.
  • “Scale variability misclassification: The impact of spatial resolution on estimates in the geographic analysis of foreign aid and conflict.” School of Government and Public Policy, University of Arizona. , Presented, 2017.
  • “Household livelihood shocks and migration as pathways between local environmental change and conflict in Kenya.” American Association of Geographers annual meeting. , Presented, 2016.
  • “Evolving dynamics of population sentiments and violent conflict." International Studies Association annual meeting. , Presented, 2016.
  • “Household livelihood shocks and migration as pathways between local environmental change and conflict in Kenya.” International Studies Association annual meeting. , Presented, 2016.
  • “Absolute and relative context in the social process of violence conflict.” Association of American Geographers annual conference. , Presented, 2015.
  • “Environmental change and conflict in Kenya: Perceived and measured drought effects on personal insecurity and attitudes toward the use of violence.” Midwest Political Science Association annual conference. , Presented, 2015.
  • "Farming at the fringe: environmental stress and agricultural landownership." International Studies Association. , Accepted, 2021.
  • "Weather, wheat, and war: security implications of climate variability for conflict in Syria." International Studies Association. , Presented, 2021.
  • “The impacts of global warming and changing weather patterns on human conflict.” American Geophysical Union (AGU) conference. , Presented, 2019.
  • “Fickle weather effects undermine violence forecasts using national survey data.” American Political Science Association (APSA) conference. , Presented, 2019.
  • “Environmental change, land ownership, and political instability in agrarian societies.” ISA conference. , Presented, 2019.
  • "Kenya smallholder settlement schemes past and present: A retrospective and prospective analysis of new data to understand inequality." African Studies Association annual conference. , Presented, 2018.
  • "Agricultural productivity and violent conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa: A subnational and comparative analysis using novel population survey data methods." International Studies Association annual conference. , Presented, 2018.
  • "The impact of spatial resolution on effect estimates and inferences in the geographical analysis of violent conflict." American Political Science Association annual conference. , Presented, 2017.
  • The impact of spatial resolution on effect estimates and inferences in the geographical analysis of violent conflict. International Studies Association annual conference. , Presented, 2017.

Grants, Contracts & Research Gifts

  • Monitoring Kenyan Environmental Conflict Using Reimbursed SMS Surveys. PI: - 2016. Total project budget to date:

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Africa
    Conflict, Ecological and Environmental Change.
  • Kenya
    Research Affiliate, Institute for Development Studies, University of Nairobi.