MA, Naval Postgraduate School, 2011
Kathleen S. Bailey, Faculty Associate-Research, received her Bachelor of Arts in English and Environmental Studies from Alfred University in 2001, her Master of Arts in International Environmental Policy from the Monterey Institute of International Studies (now the Middlebury Institute of International Studies) in 2005, and her Master of Arts in Security Studies: Western Hemisphere from the Naval Postgraduate School in 2011. Her Security Studies thesis employed an econometric model and examined whether Sino-Brazilian trade and investment significantly influenced Brazil's voting affinity in the United Nations General Assembly. She has published in The DISAM Journal of International Security Assistance Management and in Security and Defense Studies Review. Ms. Bailey joined the Defense Resources Management Institute in June 2004, receiving a promotion to Faculty Associate-Research in January 2006. Ms. Bailey is earning her Ph.D. in Public Affairs, with an emphasis on environmental policy and management, at the University of Colorado Denver’s School of Public Affairs in Denver, CO.