Faculty

Chad Hazlett

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Email    chazlett@ucla.edu
Office  3264 Bunche Hall
Phone  (310) 825-8385
Assistant Professor of Political Science and Statistics

He completed his Ph.D. in Political Science at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2014. His dissertation in the subfields of Political Methodology and International Relations was entitled “Inference in Tough Places: Essays on Modeling, Matching, and Measurement with Applications to Civil Conflict.”  Prof. Hazlett previously served as a predoctoral fellow in the Department of Politics at Princeton University. His interests include machine learning, developing and extending approaches to causal inference, and using these tools to study civil war and mass violence.