Kathleen R McNamara

Title

Associate Professor
Director, Mortara Center for International Studies

Department

Department of Government
General profile

Portrait

Location

204 Mortara Center

Bio

Kathleen R. McNamara is an Associate Professor of Government and Foreign Service and Director of the Mortara Center for International Studies at Georgetown University. Her work focuses on the evolution of the European Union, the politics of the Euro and the European Central Bank, and international political economy issues more generally. Her most recent book, "The Politics of Everyday Europe: Constructing Authority in the European Union"(Oxford University Press 2015) investigates the gradual cultural transformations that underpin the EU’s increasing power. She is also the author of "The Currency of Ideas: Monetary Politics in the European Union" (Cornell University Press 1998), co-editor of "Making History: European Integration and Institution Change at Fifty" (Oxford University Press 2007) and has published numerous essays on globalization, economic institutions, and the role of norms and culture in policymaking.Dr. McNamara has taught at Princeton University and Sciences Po (Paris), and has been a visiting scholar at the Russell Sage Foundation, a German Marshall Fund Fellow, and a Fulbright Fellow. She received her Ph.D and M.I.A. from Columbia University and her B.A. from McGill University.

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Education

  • Ph.D. () Columbia University,
  • M.I.A. () Columbia University (SIPA), International Affairs
  • B.A. Honours () McGill University, Geography