Media Engagement

Roundtable on "Climate Security as National Security: Climate Change and the Hawkeye State"

CLAS political science professor receives two distinguished awards

Live interview on KCRG TV News Channel regarding the Israeli-Gaza Conflict, October 13, 2023.

Recorded interview clip on KWWL TV News regarding the Israeli-Gaza Conflict, October 10, 2023.

Material from an interview I did in How to Avoid the Arrival Fallacy and the Tenure Slump. November 3, 2022.

Russia's land grabs in Ukraine could break the international order, Washington Post, Monkey Cage, March 4, 2022.

Interview on CTV (Canadian) News Channel regarding diplomatic efforts to reduce escalation in the Russia-Ukraine conflict, February 23, 2022.

Interview on CTV (Canadian) News Channel regarding a clash in the Black sea, June 23, 2021.

Why did France and the UK dispatch their navies to fight over fish? Maritime disputes are more common among democracies than you think, Washington Post, Monkey Cage, May 10, 2021.

Power Struggles in the South China Sea, Berlin Security Beat Podcast, Hertie School Center for International Security

Sara Mitchell: New U.S. maritime strategy offers liberal vision, CLAS News, University of Iowa.

A Liberal Case for Sea Power? War on the Rocks piece, February 25, 2021.

Clashes at Sea, Sea Control podcast interview with the Center for International Maritime Security (CIMSEC), January 24, 2021

Interview with KWWL News, January 7, 2021.

Here's what we can do about the gender gap in political science journals (with Michelle Dion). Washington Post, Monkey Cage, August 26, 2019.

Could the new fighting between Russia and Ukraine escalate into all-out war?. Washington Post, Monkey Cage. December 5, 2018.

Pressing Politics Panel on the #Metoo Movement, Duck of Minerva, June 19, 2018.

Guest on River to River, Iowa Public Radio. Appearances on 8/23/2017, 12/22/2017, 2/15/2018, 8/7/2019, 9/11/2019, 2/5/2020, 3/25/2020, 4/22/2020, 5/6/2020, 6/17/2020, 9/9/2020, 12/23/2020. 2/24/2021, 5/12/2021, 6/16/2021, 7/21/2021, 8/4/2021, 8/18/2021, 9/15/2021, 11/10/2021, 12/8/2021, 12/22/2021, 2/9/2022, 3/16/2022, 4/6/2022, 5/25/2022, 7/20/2022, 8/10/2022, 9/21/2022, 10/26/2022, 11/16/2022, 1/4/2023, 2/15/2023, 4/12/2023, 5/17/2023, 5/31/2023, 7/12/2023, 9/13/2023, 10/11/2023, 11/22/2023, 12/20/2023, 1/24/2024, 2/28/2024

Iowa Public Radio, Patterns of Maritime Conflicts, 1900-2010. December 22, 2017.

Patterns of Maritime Conflicts, 1900-2010. Presentation to the Iowa City Foreign Relations Council, November 2017.

Relations International: The Importance of Water (In)Security". March 23, 2017.

Relations International: Embracing our Failures". May 25, 2016.

Foreign Policy: "How To Get Tenure (If You're a Woman)", coauthored with Erica Chenoweth, Page Fortna, Burcu Savun, Jessica Weeks, and Kathleen Cunningham. April 19, 2016.

Des Moines Register: "Why Voting for a Female President Matters",, January 22, 2016.

Piracy-Studies.Org: "Strategies for Resolving Maritime Disputes: Privatization vs. Institutionalization (with Stephen Nemeth)", February 3, 2015.

Pedagogy in Action Interview: International Conflict (2013).

Washington Post: The Monkey Cage: "Why It Matters That More Women Present at Conferences", October 2, 2013.

Duck of Minerva, Part II: "The Glass Half Full: Gendered Progress in Academic Networking", August 27, 2013.

Duck of Minerva, Part I: "The Glass Half Empty: Gendered Networking Problems in Academic Networking", August 24, 2013.

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