Jonathan Mercer (Ph.D., Columbia University) is a professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Washington. He specializes in international relations with an emphasis on international security and political psychology. His current research addresses emotion’s role in international politics. His most recent publication is “Feeling like a state: social emotion and identity” in the journal International Theory (6/3) 2014.
Mercer’s teaching interests include international relations, international security, and political psychology.