Ph.D., Stanford University
International organizations, organization theory, and ethics in international affairs
Professor Finnemore received her B.A. from Harvard, an M.A. from the University of Sydney, and her Ph.D. from Stanford University. She received GW's Trachtenberg Prize for Scholarship in 2006. Her research focuses on global governance and international organizations.
Prof. Finnemore has also written National Interests in International Society and The Purpose of Intervention, which won the American Political Science Association's Woodrow Wilson Prize as "the best book on government, politics, or international affairs" in 2003. Her scholarly articles have appeared in International Organization, Review of International Studies, and elsewhere.
Professor Finnemore teaches courses on international organizations, organization theory, and ethics in world politics.
PSc 2442 International Institutions in World Politics (for undergrads)
PSc 8226 Politics and Organization (for doctoral students)
PSc 6442 International Institutions in World Politics (for MAs)