Monday, February 9, 2015

UWISC Talk: Kristin Bakke; 13 Feb 12-1:20pm

Please mark your calendars!

Event Details
Friday, 13 Feb., 2015, 12-1:20pm 
Olson Room (Gowen 1a)

The University of Washington International Security Colloquium (UWISC) welcomes Kristin Bakke, Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations at University College London. Kristin will present a talk titled "From War-Making to State-Making in the post-Soviet de facto States " . UW Political Science PhD student Emily Gade will act as discussant. Her paper is attached.

Dr. Bakke holds a PhD and MA in political science from the University of Washington, as well as a BA in journalism and political science from Indiana University, Bloomington. Prior to joining University College London, Dr. Bakke was a post-doctoral research fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University and an Assistant professor in political science at Leiden University. She has also been a Research Associate at the Peace Research Institute, Oslo.

UWISC is sponsored by the Severeyns-Ravenholt Endowment, the Richard B. Wesley Graduate Student Fund for International Relations, the Center for Global Studies at the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, and the Department of Political Science.