John D. Ciorciari is an assistant professor of public policy and co-director of the Ford School’s International Policy Center. His research focuses on international law and politics in the Global South. He is the author of The Limits of Alignment: Southeast Asia and the Great Powers since 1975 (Georgetown University Press 2010) and co-author of Hybrid Justice: The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (University of Michigan Press 2014). In 2015, he was selected as part of the inaugural class of Andrew Carnegie Fellows. With support from the Carnegie Corporation, he is conducting research on how the United Nations shares sovereignty with fragile and post-conflict states. Before coming to Michigan, he was a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford. From 2004-07, he served as a policy official in the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of International Affairs. He is a senior legal advisor to the Documentation Center of Cambodia, which promotes historical memory and justice for the atrocities of the Pol Pot regime. He is also an associate fellow at the Asia Society and term member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He holds an AB and JD from Harvard and MPhil and DPhil from Oxford.