Anna Meier is a third-year Ph.D. student studying international relations and comparative politics. She is broadly interested in international security and political violence, with current projects focusing on joining of organizations that use terrorism, tactical choice, negotiation in armed conflict, and methodological issues associated with terrorism data. Prior to coming to UW, Anna worked as a domain manager on the Global Terrorism Database (GTD) at the START Consortium at the University of Maryland. She graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Knox College in 2013 with degrees in international relations and modern languages (German and French).
Anna is the 2017–2018 Experimental Politics Workshop coordinator and the International Relations Colloquium co-coordinator.