George Mason University School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution
Katherine is a Visiting Scholar at George Mason University’s School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution. She is a PhD Candidate at the National University of Singapore Faculty of Law, focusing on rule of law, ethnic conflict, and statelessness. Previously based in Washington, D.C. and Manila, Philippines, she designed and helped to implement legal reform programs in Southeast Asia and the Pacific through the American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative. She provided technical assistance on judicial reform, anti-trafficking in persons, the ASEAN human rights system, and program monitoring and evaluation. After earning her J.D. from Yale Law School, Katherine worked in private practice and clerked for a federal judge. She was awarded the Robert L. Berenstein Fellowship to devote a year to research and advocacy on the global problem of statelessness. She has also worked for the U.S. State Department, the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia, and human rights organizations in New Delhi, India and Kampala, Uganda.