About Shawna K. Metzger

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Department of Government

College of William and Mary

Fields: IR, Methods

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Email: skmetzger@wm.edu

Website: http://www.shawnakmetzger.com/

WAKS profile: http://womenalsoknowstuff.com/individual-scholar-page/?pdb=1570

Biographical sketch and research interests

Shawna K. Metzger is Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at the College of William and Mary. Prior to W&M, she was Senior Lecturer in the University Scholars Programme, the multidisciplinary honors college at the National University of Singapore, for five years. Her substantive research examines how contextual factors affect countries’ behavior at the international level, primarily in terms of militarized conflict between countries. She also has research interests in quantitative methodology. Her primary interest pertains to duration models, particularly how we can use them to model political processes. Shawna also works with models that account for interdependence among outcomes and models that account for sample selection.