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Jeffrey Barkin

Title: Grad Prog Dir/Professor

Phone: 617.287.7489


Department: Confl Res, Hum Sec & Globl Gov

Areas of Expertise

International relations theory and international organization, with particular attention to global environmental politics, international monetary politics, theories of sovereignty, and constructivist theory 


PhD, Columbia University

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Curriculum Vitae

J. Samuel Barkin, professor of global governance and human security, received his PhD and MPhil in political science from Columbia University, and MA and BA in political science from the University of Toronto.

His work has been published in International Organization, International Studies Quarterly, International Studies Review, Foreign Policy Analysis, Global Environmental Politics, Global Governance, Millennium, and Environmental Politics, among other journals, as well as in numerous edited volumes.