Welcome to my website!  I am an Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Relations at Nazarbayev University. I received my Ph.D. in 2018 from the University of Missouri and my B.A. from Coe College in 2013. My research interests include international organizations, foreign aid delivery tactics of traditional donor states, and human rights. 

 To learn more about my research, please check out my research page or my CV

I regularly teach courses on international relations and quantitative methods. My teaching page provides a comprehensive list of courses I have taught over my academic career and other teaching endeavors.

Please feel free to browse the website and reach out to me for more information. I can be reached at bimal.adhikari[at] You can also find me on Google Scholar and Twitter.