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Jeremy Weinstein
Feb 12 2018 | Foreign Policy | Posted In: Media, Research
Instead of closing resettlement offices and blocking the entry of people from war-ravaged countries, the United States should maintain its historical commitments, write Stanford Global Studies Director Jeremy Weinstein and Dartmouth's Jeremy Ferwerda in Foreign Policy.
Emma Puighermanal (front right) with Dr. Jun Ding (front left) and fellow researchers.
Feb 1 2018 | Posted In: Global Perspectives Blog, Research
As a postdoctoral fellow at the Institute of Functional Genomics in Montpellier, France, Emma Puighermanal works on how an important brain structure called the striatum controls behavior. Dysfunction in the striatum is associated with multiple neurological and psychiatric disorders including...
Jan 23 2018 | Handa Center for Human Rights & International Justice | Posted In: Announcements, Research
The Handa Center for Human Rights & International Justice is excited to welcome a new research fellow, Adam Kochanski. Adam joins the center after completing his Ph.D. in Political Studies at the University of Ottawa in Canada, where he focused on transitional justice issues. Below is a brief Q...
Jan 18 2018 | Alex Shashkevich, Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, Research
A new machine learning algorithm developed by Stanford researchers could help governments and resettlement agencies find the best places for refugees to relocate, depending on their particular skills and backgrounds. As the world faces its largest crisis of displaced people since World War II, a...
Jan 9 2018 | Posted In: Announcements, Research, Students
Stanford Global Studies is pleased to announce two new research grant opportunities for Stanford graduate students: The Parveen Hassan and Ritva Heikkila Fund for International Research and The Europe Center's Graduate Internship and Research Program in Germany.
Abbas Milani
Jan 5 2018 | Posted In: Faculty, Media
Beginning on the night of December 28, demonstrators took to the streets across Iran to protest rising food and fuel prices, corruption, and other economic hardships in the largest wave of demonstrations in the country since 2009 (Reuters).
Mateusz Morawiecki
Dec 13 2017 | Posted In: Media
Anna Grzymala-Busse, the Kevin and Michelle Douglas professor of international studies, weighs-in on the new prime minister of Poland's right-wing, Polish Law and Justice Party government, Mateusz Morawiecki. 
Dec 5 2017 | Stanford News | Posted In: Students
Claire Colberg, who earned her bachelor's degree in international relations in 2014, is one of two Stanford alumni and three seniors to win 2018 Schwarzman Scholarships for graduate study at Tsinghua University in Beijing. They are among the 142 scholars from 39 countries who were named 2019...
"We Keep It in Our Heart" - Sexual Violence Against Men and Boys in the Syria Crisis
Nov 20 2017 | Posted In: Research
Dr. Sarah Chynoweth, a Research Fellow at the WSD Handa Center for Human Rights & International Justice, is the author of a new UN High Comissioner for Refugees publication, "We Keep It in Our Heart" - Sexual Violence Against Men and Boys in the Syria Crisis.
Ed Roberts Center in Berkeley
Nov 15 2017 | Olivia Mitchel, Stanford Daily | Posted In: Media
When J.S.D. candidate Doron Dorfman J.S.M. ’14 arrived at Stanford five years ago, he was shocked to find that not a single person at the university identified as a disabilities scholar. This fall, Dorfman introduced a new course called “HUMRTS 104: Introduction to Disability Studies and Disability...