Liu Scholars Profiles

Aaron Pettigrew

Aaron Pettigrew
His doctoral research examines the intersections of economic policy, environmental sustainability, and cultural practice.

Ashli Akins

Ashli Akins
Ashli is a human rights advocate, artist, and social entrepreneur.

Balsher Sidhu

Balsher Sidhu
Balsher's interests lie in environmental sciences, sustainability, and judicious utilization of global water resources.

Emily Amburgey

Emily Amburgey
Emily's research focuses on the transformation of ethnic identities, development practice and discourse, and state restructuring processes in Nepal's Himalaya region.

Jose Arias-Bustamante

Jose Arias-Bustamante
Jose's research focuses on environmental and social struggles of Mapuche communities in Chile.

Ketty Anyeko

Ketty Anyeko
Ketty's current research focuses on the ‘Senses of Justice and Reparations: Women’s Decision Making After Wartime Sexual Violence in Northern Uganda.’

Kimberly Baker

Kimberly Baker
Kimberly's research illustrates the lessons that can be learnt from museums that provide a forum for active participation and dialogue about peace practices among indigenous cultures of Kenya and Canada.

Lily Ivanova

Lily Ivanova
Lily's research focuses on the development of "global morality" among young people in the West.

Neila Miled

Neila Miled
Neila's research engages with feminist postcolonial theory and critical ethnography to explore the social and cultural contexts of education in relation to Muslim/immigrant and transnational youth.

Vincent Ricciardi

Vincent Ricciardi
Vincent's research focuses on the intersection of sustainable agriculture, poverty alleviation, and land use change.