Scott Gehlbach

Professor of Political Science | University of Wisconsin-Madison

Scott Gehlbach is Professor of Political Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. A political economist and comparativst, Gehlbach’s work is motivated by the contemporary and historical experience of Russia and other post-communist states.

Gehlbach has at various times been affiliated with both the New Economic School and the Higher School of Economics in Moscow. He received his Ph.D. in political science and economics from the University of California, Berkeley.