Graduate Research Assistant
School of Public & International Affairs, Center for the Study of Global Issues (Globis),
Asia is a PhD student in International Affairs with a focus on human rights and women’s rights. She is interested in how underrepresented groups– particularly women, indigenous groups, and ethnic minorities–experience social, political, and economic barriers to equality. She uses a critical feminist approach to examine gendered and social norms, and their potential to support political change. Her research agenda examines gender, political advocacy, foreign aid, and qualitative data.