Mina Erika Pollman

Mina Erika Pollmann

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Biography

Mina Erika Pollmann is a PhD student in the Department of Political Science, specializing in international relations and comparative politics. Her research interests focus on Japan’s security and diplomacy, US foreign policy in East Asia, and international relations in the Asia-Pacific. After graduating Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service summa cum laude with a BS in Foreign Service, she worked for TV Tokyo-America and a DC-based risk consulting start up. Mina is a recipient of the Walter A. Rosenblith Presidential Graduate Fellowship and the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

Selected Publications

Mina Pollmann. “Commentary: The GSDF is taking to the waves, but should it?” The Japan Times (August 19, 2018).

Mina Pollmann. “Japan’s Achilles Heel: Cybersecurity.” The Diplomat (April 13, 2016).

Mina Pollmann. “The Trouble with Japan’s Defense Exports.” The Diplomat (October 2, 2015).

M. Erika Pollmann and Alan Tidwell. “Australia’s submarine technology cooperation with Japan as burden-sharing with the USA in the Asia-Pacific.” Australian Journal of International Affairs 69.4 (Spring 2015): 394-413.

Biography

Mina Erika Pollmann is a PhD student in the Department of Political Science, specializing in international relations and comparative politics. Her research interests focus on Japan’s security and diplomacy, US foreign policy in East Asia, and international relations in the Asia-Pacific. After graduating Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service summa cum laude with a BS in Foreign Service, she worked for TV Tokyo-America and a DC-based risk consulting start up. Mina is a recipient of the Walter A. Rosenblith Presidential Graduate Fellowship and the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

Selected Publications

Mina Pollmann. “Commentary: The GSDF is taking to the waves, but should it?” The Japan Times (August 19, 2018).

Mina Pollmann. “Japan’s Achilles Heel: Cybersecurity.” The Diplomat (April 13, 2016).

Mina Pollmann. “The Trouble with Japan’s Defense Exports.” The Diplomat (October 2, 2015).

M. Erika Pollmann and Alan Tidwell. “Australia’s submarine technology cooperation with Japan as burden-sharing with the USA in the Asia-Pacific.” Australian Journal of International Affairs 69.4 (Spring 2015): 394-413.