Professor Kimberly Marten, an expert on Eurasian politics and affairs, was a featured guest on “The Daily Show” on Comedy Central. She and host Jon Stewart covered a range of topics in their discussion, centering around Russian military intervention in Crimea and what Vladimir Putin needs to do to quell escalating international tensions.

Watch Part 1 and Part 2 of Prof. Marten’s interview below:

Watch the entire episode.

Prof. Marten has also appeared on NPR's Fresh Air, PBS's Charlie Rose, and CNN International.

Prof. Marten, Barnard’s Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Political Science, specializes in international relations and international security. Her research focuses on warlords and militias and their relationship to sovereign states and state security institutions, in places ranging from Afghanistan and Iraq to the former Soviet Union.