Elliott works for both IIS and the Canadian Studies Program. He joined the IIS team in January, 2015 as Deputy Program Manager. Prior to working at Berkeley, Elliott worked at Western Washington University. At IIS, Elliott assists with financial transactions, event logistics, publicity and a variety of other tasks to further the Institute’s mission to support international research at Berkeley. Elliott has an MA in History, and a BA in History and Canadian-American Studies, both from Western Washington. Elliott’s research interests include international environmental relations and the politics of water.