Clements Center
Clements Center

Erica Colston

Erica Colston

Erica Colston is a senior at The University of Texas at Austin double majoring in international relations and global studies (IRG) and history. A Fall 2020 Bill Archer Fellow, Erica’s professional interests are primarily foreign and national security policy. She worked as an undergraduate research assistant for Innovations for Peace and Development, an interdisciplinary, policy-relevant research lab, and for others studying civil wars and national security bureaucracy. Erica herself studies Russian with aims to work in the public sector or at an international security think tank, preferably on Eastern European regional security issues.