Jennifer L. Erickson, Ph.D.


Former Visiting Researcher of the Research Department


Jennifer Erickson was a guest of the research unit Transnational Conflicts and International Institutions from August to December 2007. She was a Ph.D. candidate from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, USA. During her stay at the WZB, she culminated the fieldwork in Europe upon which her dissertation is based. The subject of her dissertation is conventional arms export controls; the research seeks to understand the the emergence of new national and multilateral standards of arms export controls for small and major conventional weapons, and includes both a statistical overview of states' exports and detailed case studies. She is now Assistant Professor at the College of Arts and Sciences, Boston College.