Erica Maylee joined the PhD program at Michigan State University in 2013 after graduating Magna Cum Laude from Central Michigan University, where she received a BS in Political Science. She studies International Relations and Comparative Politics.
Erica’s research interests include human rights and international organizations. She also has a special interest in the International Criminal Court, having spent some time studying in The Hague, Netherlands.
Erica’s dissertation examines the role of non-governmental organizations in helping states to incorporate provisions of international treaty law into domestic policy. She also examines the effects of incorporation on respect for human rights.