Joel Selway, Associate Professor

Department: Political Science



Office: 792 KMBL

Phone: 801-422-8607



Selway joined the BYU faculty in 2009 after completing his Ph.D. at the University of Michigan.

Research Interests

Selway's research addresses the design of democratic political institutions for ethnically-divided societies. He has analyzed topics as diverse as civil war, riots, economic growth and public goods provision. Selway's first book on the politics of healthcare in the developing world was published with Cambridge University Press. His work has appeared in World Politics, Political Analysis, Comparative Political Studies, British Journal of Political Science, Journal of Conflict Resolution, among others.

If you are searching for the CIMMSS (Crosscutting Cleavages) dataset, please visit the author's personal website.

Recent Publications