Bimal Adhikari is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science and International Relations at Nazarbayev University. After completing his B.A. in Political Science and Economics from Coe College in 2013, he received his Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Missouri in 2018. Dr. Adhikari’s current research examines the impact of international institutions on foreign aid delivery tactics of advanced democracies. His work has been published in journals including International Politics and Social Science Quarterly.