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Stephen Deets

Associate Professor of Politics



Before coming to Babson, Stephen Deets taught at Bryn Mawr College, Oberlin College, and Miami University of Ohio. A specialist in post-communist democratization, he has recently published articles on East European elections, health care reform in Bosnia-Herzegovina, and Hungarian minorities.

Currently his research focuses on debates over minority rights, including issues of justice and institutional protections. Before receiving his Ph.D., he spent a decade at the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, where he was responsible for cooperation with the East European academies and organized projects on nuclear non-proliferation, terrorism and a host of environmental issues.

Stephen Deets


B.A., Johns Hopkins University
M.I.A., Columbia University
Ph.D., University of Maryland

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