Faculty Profile: Brett Ashley Leeds


Office: 119 Herzstein Hall
Phone: (713) 348-3037
Fax: (713) 348-5273
Email: leeds@rice.edu 
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 Professor Leeds specializes in the study of international relations, and particularly in the design and influence of cooperative agreements and international institutions. Much of her recent research has focused on the politics of military alliances. Dr. Leeds' recent articles have appeared in American Journal of Political Science, Journal of Politics,International Organization, Journal of Peace Research, and International Interactions. In 2008, Dr. Leeds was the recipient of the Karl Deutsch award, which is awarded annually by the International Studies Association to a scholar in IR under age 40 who is judged to have made, through a body of publications, the most significant contribution to the study of International Relations and Peace Research.