Type: Seminar

Dara Kay Cohen, Harvard University

Date & time

Dec 4, 2014, 11:30 am-1:00 pm EST


From the speaker's bio:

Dara Kay Cohen is an assistant professor of public policy at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Her research and teaching interests span the field of international relations, including international security, civil war and the dynamics of violence, and gender and conflict. Her current book project examines the variation in the use of rape during recent civil conflicts; the research for the book draws on extensive fieldwork in Sierra Leone, Timor-Leste and El Salvador.

For more information about Dara Kay Cohen, visit her website.

About FSS:

Ford Security Seminars bring together University of Michigan faculty and graduate students with outside scholars to discuss key developments in the theory and practice of international politics. Participants present original research on topics including international security, international law and institutions, and foreign policy analysis.