“Us vs. Them: Taming the Biology of Otherness” Speaker Series
Mai’a K. Davis Cross is the Edward W. Brooke Professor of Political Science and Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at Northeastern University. She is the author of three books: The Politics of Crisis in Europe (Cambridge University Press, 2017), Security Integration in Europe: How Knowledge-based Networks are Transforming the European Union (University of Michigan Press, 2011), and The European Diplomatic Corps: Diplomats and International Cooperation from Westphalia to Maastricht (Palgrave Macmillan, 2007). Her second book is the 2012 winner of the Best Book Prize from the University Association of Contemporary European Studies. Professor Cross has published on a wide-range of topics related to European politics, especially foreign and security policy, counter-terrorism, intelligence sharing, diplomacy, and public diplomacy. She holds a PhD in Politics from Princeton University, and a bachelor’s degree in Government from Harvard University. She is a term member at the Council on Foreign Relations.