David Bates

BA in Political Science and Economics, Brigham Young University, 2018

Ph.D. Student: International Relations


Research Interests:

International Organizations, International Law, Conflict Prevention and Mediation, International Finance



David is a first year PhD student in International Relations. His research focuses on how domestic politics influence interstate cooperation and international organizations. He is also interested in issues of global governance, global security, international political economy, and international law.

David earned a B.A. in Political Science and Economics from Brigham Young University in 2018.