Holly Dunn

Contact Me

matth398@umn.edu


Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • M.A.: Political Science, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, 2013.
  • B.A.: Human Rights and Political Science, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, 2010.

Specialties

  • Rule of Law
  • Women and Gender
  • Customary/traditional justice
  • Qualitative research methods and ethnography
  • Research ethics
  • comparative politics
  • African politics
Research & Professional Activities

Research

  • Customary Justice and the Rule of Law in the Eastern DRC: A Case Study of Baraza : Master's Dissertation , September 2011 - December 2012
Publications
  • Dunn, H. (2016). The Transitional Justice Gap: Exploring ‘Everyday’ Gendered Harms and Customary Justice in South Kivu, DR Congo Feminist Legal Studies, 1-27.
  • Dunn, H., & Matthew, R. (2015). Natural Resources and Gender in Conflict Settings. Peace Review, 27(2), 156-164.
Awards
  • Doctoral Fellowship, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, 2014 - 2018
  • Andrew Dickinson Memorial Fellowship, Department of Political Science, University of Minnesota, 2016
  • International Thesis Travel Research Grant, Graduate School, University of Minnesota, 2016
  • Research Fellowship, Department of Political Science, University of Minnesota, 2015
  • Travel Grant, Interdisciplinary Perspectives on International Development, University of Minnesota, 2015
  • Scholarship, Mixed Methods Interdisciplinary Graduate Group, University of Minnesota, 2014