arfib-199x300Badredine Arfi

Professor of Political Science
University of Florida Research Foundation Professor
Ph.D. Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1988
Ph.D. Political Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996


Research and Teaching Interests

Theories of international politics and security, social theory, religion and democratic theory, fuzzy logic methodology, formal theory and statistical methods, politics of Islam, deconstruction, theory of psychoanalysis.

Department of Political Science
234 Anderson Hall
University of Florida
P.O. Box 117325
Gainesville, FL  32611-7325

Phone: 352-273-2357
Fax: 352-392-8127

Office Hours:

Fall 2015: Tuesday 2 – 3pm &  Thursday 2 – 4pm, or by appointment.


Fall 2015 Courses

  •     POS 6933 Sec 02A7 : Islam & World Politics 
  •     POS 6933 Sec 04H1 : Maximum Likelihood Estimation