Erika Arias

Political Science / Ph.D. Student

Erika Arias

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American Politics, Comparative Politics


Social movements, political conflict and violence, public opinion, political behavior


Erika received her B.A. from the University of Washington, double majoring in International Studies and Law, Societies & Justice ('19). She is currently a second year PhD student focusing on comparative politics, with an interest in social movements, public opinion, and state violence. Her primary regions of interest are Latin America and the Middle East. Previously, she has worked on academic and NGO projects exploring conflicts and the role of collective action.