The Human Security field of study requires the completion of a minimum of three courses from the list below.
Students have the option of completing additional courses to receive a Certificate in Human Security
Note: PhD students offering the Human Security Field are required to take DHP P201: Comparative Politics.
* This course is required for constitution of the field.
++ Any one of these courses may be used as the required course in the field.
+ Any one of these courses may be used as the second required course in the field.
[ ] Bracketed courses are those not offered 2012-2013.
Unless otherwise indicated, students need three course credits to complete a field of study. Modular courses count as one-half credit and if listed in a field, two must be taken to complete one course.
Professors with expertise in the field
- The Institute for Human Security
- Refugees and Forced Migration Program
Where Peace Begins: The Role of Local People and Communities in Transforming Economies of War (MALD 2010)
When Do We Get to Peace? Patterns of Gender-Based Violence in Post-Conflict Liberia (MALD 2009)
Achieving Complex National Security Missions: A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Design and Management of Collaborative Institutions (MALD 2009)
If We Could Hear & Read Their Stories: A Comparative Analysis of Perpetrator Patterns & Community Responses to Sexual Violence in Liberia & Eastern (MALD 2008)
Violence Prevention Through Bodybuilding (MALD 2008)
Towards a Framework for Culturally-Sensitive Psychosocial Interventions in the Population of Internally Displaced Sudanese (MALD 2008)