Mikulas Fabry is Associate Professor in the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. He holds an Honors BA (with high distinction) in international relations from the University of Toronto and a MA and PhD in political science from the University of British Columbia. He is the author of Recognizing States: International Society and the Establishment of New States since 1776 (Oxford University Press, 2010). Dr. Fabry has also published numerous chapters in edited volumes and articles in the journals Millennium, Diplomacy & Statecraft, Global Society, Nationalities Papers, International Theory and Ethnopolitics. Before coming to Georgia Tech in 2008, Dr. Fabry taught courses at Colorado College and the University of British Columbia, and was Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow and Lecturer at Smith College. In 2011-2012 he was a Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, DC.