|Position in department||On Research Leave until Spring 2017
|Office hours||On research leave 01/2016-01/2017
1999. Ph.D. in Political Science and Economics, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA.
1997. MA in International Political Economy, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA.
For information on my current research please go to http://privatewww.essex.ac.uk/~tig/
International conflict and cooperation
Peacekeeping and post-conflict reconstruction
Social institutions and conflict management
Gender and conflict resolution
In my research I use quantitative or mixed methods, combining macro-level analysis with micro-level research. I accept PhD students who are interested to do research in these areas.
For a list of my publications please go to http://privatewww.essex.ac.uk/~tig/
For a list of my conference participation please go to http://privatewww.essex.ac.uk/~tig/
Recipient of British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship, 2012-2013
Recipient of ESRC Research Grant: RES-000-22-4306: "A country of their own: Women’s Organisations and Peacebuilding" (Field work & semi-structured interviews in Liberia)
BISA – C-SAP Teaching Award for Excellence in Teaching International Studies for 2010/2011