Julia Morse

Headshot of Julia Morse
Assistant Professor

Office Hours

Mondays 11:00 am to 1:00 pm via Zoom

Office Location

Ellison 3805


International Organizations
Global Governance
International Political Economy
International Security Cooperation

Ph.D., Princeton University, 2017


Julia C. Morse is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of California, Santa Barbara.  Her research focuses on international organizations, with particular attention to issues of reputation, compliance, and market-driven enforcement.  Her work has been published in International Organization, The Journal of Politics, International Studies Quarterly, and The Review of International Organizations. Her book The Bankers' Blacklist: Unofficial Market Enforcement and the Global Fight against Illicit Financing was published by Cornell University Press in 2022.

Dr. Morse received her PhD from the School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University, and holds a BA in Public Policy Studies and Political Science from Duke University.  She was a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Pennsylvania's Browne Center for International Politics.  Prior to graduate school, she worked at the State Department as a Presidential Management Fellow and at the FBI as an Intelligence Analyst. You can follow her on twitter at @JuliaCMorse. 



Undergraduate Courses
POLS 7 Introduction to International Relations
POLS 124 International Organizations
POLS 106HR International Law, Politics, and Human Rights
Graduate Courses
POLS 211 Research Design 1
POLS 272 International Organizations