• University of Basel, Institute for Social Anthropology, PhD Candidate “Violence Next to Peace: Toggling between social spaces in the Niger Delta”
  • Monterey Institute of International Studies (MIIS), Monterey, California Master of Arts, International Policy (with a focus on international security)
  • University of Colorado (CU), Boulder, Colorado Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology

Additional Training

  • Summer Workshop on Teaching Terrorism (SWOTT) Oklahoma City, OK
  • Development Policy Management Institute (DPMI) Chevy Chase, MD
  • Institute for International Mediation and Conflict Resolution (IIMCR), University of Cape Town, South Africa


  • Native English; Decent French; enough Spanish to keep me out of trouble