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First
Susan
Last
Thomson
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Position/Title
Assistant Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies
Area of expertise

State-society relations in Africa, in particular power relations between the state and individuals in post-conflict countries; urban refugees; Rwanda; Kenya; research ethics and methodology.

Policy Area

Human rights, women’s rights, democratization, country conditions in Rwanda

Teaching

War in Lived Experience; Gender in Peace and Conflict; International Human Rights Law and Advocacy; The Disembodiment of War

Recent Publications

Whispering Truth to Power: Everyday Resistance to Reconciliation in Postgenocide Rwanda

Emotional and Ethical Challenges for Field Research in Africa: The Story Behind the Findings (edited with An Ansoms and Jude Murison)

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