Dr Aisling Swaine Visiting Scholar
- Research Institute
- Transitional Justice Institute
Dr Aisling Swaine is Associate Professor of Practice of International Affairs at the Elliott School of International Affairs, The George Washington University, Washington DC. Aisling received her PhD from the Transitional Justice Institute (2012), remains actively involved in joint research with faculty at the TJI and teaches on the TJI annual summer school. Aisling earned a B.A (1998) and MSc. in Humanitarian Assistance (2000) from University College Dublin, and was previously a Hauser Global Fellow at the School of Law, New York University (2013). Prior to her current post, Aisling worked extensively with international organisations in conflict-affected humanitarian contexts in Africa and South East Asia and in technical consultancy roles at international policy levels, including roles at UN Women headquarters and with the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs. She continues to consult globally for international organisations and is active on several UN humanitarian rosters.
Further information: http://elliott.gwu.edu/swaine