Fields of Study: International Relations, Comparative Politics
Areas of interest: Peace and conflict, security studies
Kimberly is a Ph.D. student in the Political Science Department at the University of Notre Dame, and a graduate student affiliate at the Kellogg Institute for International Studies. She joined the Department after receiving her BA (Hons) in Political Science, which is jointly endorsed by both the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill and the National University of Singapore.
Her research interests include conflict prevention and the dynamics of civil war; nuclear strategies; the role of non-state actors in post-conflict reconstruction; and small state foreign policies. She has a forthcoming article in the European Journal of International Security and is currently working on papers related to climate change, and the balance of power dynamics in South and East Asia.