Updates from TJI

Transitional Justice Institute updates.


Appointments to AHRC Peer Review College

Congratulations to Dr Catherine O’Rourke and Prof Rory O’Connell who have been appointed to join the Peer Review College (PRC) of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).

17 December 2019

PRAF Award Peace Research Grant 2019

Congratulations to PhD researcher Nisan Alici who has been awarded a Peace Research grant from the International Peace Research Association Foundation.

17 December 2019

Congratulations to Dr Thomas Hansen

Congratulations to Dr Thomas Hansen who has achieved Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA) status.

12 December 2019

Annual PhD Studentship Competition

Funded PhD studentship opportunities!

10 December 2019

Using Participatory Film Practices to Investigate the November 2018 Lasalin Massacre in Haiti

Prof Siobhán Wills and Cahal McLaughlin (QUB) have been awarded a grant by the Arts and Humanities Research Council for this project.

10 December 2019

NINE Doctoral Training PhD Studentships and Postdocs!

Doctoral Training Partnership PhD and Postdoc opportunities!

8 December 2019

Congratulations to Cira Palli-Aspero who passed her PhD viva with minor corrections!

Cira’s thesis is ‘The Uses of the Historical Method in Conflicted or Divided Societies: Understanding Historical Clarification Commissions’.

22 November 2019

A Bill of Rights for Northern Ireland

Developing a bill of rights for Northern Ireland.

22 November 2019

Major Report On Transitional Justice In Chile Published For Ninth Consecutive Year

On Monday 18 November, the Transitional Justice Observatory of the Universidad Diego Portales, in Santiago, Chile, launched its annual Human Rights Report. The first and principal chapter in the report has been authored, for the ninth year in a row,

22 November 2019

Beyond Borders: Collegiality and Collaboration in Law

Dr Catherine O'Rourke is speaking on 'Beyond Borders: Collegiality and Collaboration in Law'

22 November 2019

Declining ethnic relations in post-war Liberia: The transmission of violent memories

More than ten years after the Liberia Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) released its Final Report, there has been no implementation of the recommendations proffered.

19 November 2019

The role of diasporas in peacebuilding and transitional justice. Notes for the Venezuelan diaspora - Cristal Palacios Yumar

One of our PhD Researchers, Cristal Palacios Yumar, will be participating in the Chevening Forum for Transitional Justice, this two-day event will take place 21-22 November 2019.

18 November 2019

Using Participatory Film Practices to Investigate the November 2018 Lasalin Massacre in Haiti

The AHRC award a grant to Prof Wills and Prof McLaughlin (QUB) for this project.

11 November 2019

The Introduction of Universal Credit in Northern Ireland: claimants experience

Dr Mark Simpson is speaking at this NERI seminar on Universal Credit.

8 November 2019

Faculty Senior Distinguished Research Fellowship Award: Prof Brandon Hamber

Faculty Senior Distinguished Research Fellowship Award: Prof Brandon Hamber

7 November 2019

Faculty Distinguished Research Fellow Award: Dr Catherine O’Rourke

Faculty Distinguished Research Fellow Award: Dr Catherine O’Rourke

7 November 2019

Building Sustainable Peace: Ideas, Evidence, and Strategies

PhD research Nisan Alici is presenting her paper "A Victim-centred Approach to Prospects for Transitional Justice in the Kurdish Conflict" in Transitional Justice session

4 November 2019

Free to Think 2019 report

Free to Think is an annual report by Scholars at Risk’s Academic Freedom Monitoring Project.

27 October 2019

Azadeh Chalabi, National Human Rights Action Planning

An 'ambitious, thorough and wide-ranging' examination.

25 October 2019