Ivan Mugulusi currently serves as a Teaching Assistant at Saint Louis University, USA. His research interests are social movements, seeking to understand how identity and representation shape relationships between political elites and the public, and when these interactions turn violent in least developed countries. He holds a Bachelor of Law from the Islamic University in Uganda, a Diploma in Legal Practice from the Institute of Legal Practice and Development, an LL M in Dispute Resolution from the University of Missouri and an MA in Political Science from Saint Louis University. ivan.mugulusi@slu.edu