UMD: A Globally Connected University

Karol Soltan

Associate Professor
1140C Tydings Hall
College Park, MD 20742
Work Phone: 
301 405 4135
Expert Credentials: 

Experience: Advised Kurdistan government in constitutional negotiation in Iraq (2005). Helped develop USAID program for development in fragile and failed states (2003-5). Served as Deputy Director, Dept of Political, Constitutional and Electoral Affairs, UNTAET (2000). Developed a variety of programs at the National School of Public Administration in Warsaw (1992-5) Helped organize and co-directed the International Summer School in Political Science and International Relations in Poland (1993-1998)

Area of Expertise: 

Constitutionalism and development, constitutional issues in fragile and failed states.

PhD Sociology University of Chicago (1983)