Erin Kimball Damman is a clinic assistant professor in the International Studies Department. She received her Ph.D. from Northwestern University in Political Science in 2012.
Her research areas cross the boundary between Comparative Politics and International Relations, and include African political development, and qualitative and mixed-method research techniques. Erin has conducted field research in Nigeria, Ethiopia, Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya and the Netherlands. Her teaching interests include globalization, human rights, economic and political development and African politics.
She lives in Moscow with her family.