UMass Boston


Jeffery Sherman

Confl Res, Hum Sec & Globl Gov
Visiting Assistant Professor

Area of Expertise

  • Politics of Emerging Weapons Technologies and Military Innovation
  • Critical Security Studies
  • International Relations and IR Theory
  • Science and Technology Studies
  • Nationalism and Collective Identity Formation
  • Pedagogy and Active Learning in International Relations


Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz

M.A., University of New Hampshire

B.A., Lewis & Clark College

Additional Information

Jeff Sherman is a Visting Assistant Professor in Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security, and Global Governance at the University of Massachusetts Boston’s John C. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies. He previously taught at various institutions including Iona University, Stevens Institute of Technology, Farmingdale State College and at the University of California, Santa Crus. His research interests include the emergence of autonomous weapons in global security politics, narratives and discourses of national security strategy, and new materialism(s) in global politics with an emphasis on science and technology.