Dr. Erin K. McFee is a UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellow at the Latin America and Caribbean Centre (LACC) in the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), a Scholar in Residence at the Carter School for Peace and Conflict Resolution at George Mason University, and the Deputy Director for the Irregular Warfare Initiative-Fellows Program, and the Lead Researcher for the Office for Military Affiliated Communities (OMAC) at The University of Chicago.
She has also consulted for the International Organization for Migration | U.N. Agency for Migration in the Latin American and Middle East North Africa (MENA) regions and is on their roster of experts in Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration (DDR).
McFee holds a doctorate in Human Development from The University of Chicago, as well as an M.A. from the same institution and an MBA from Simmons University in Boston. She has obtained Executive Certificates from various institutions in Leading Change (HKS), Development in Conflict-Affected and Fragile Contexts (The Geneva Institute), and Climate Change and Policy (HKS).
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- Armed conflict (causes, dynamics, prevention)
- Armed groups
- Climate security, natural resources and DDR
- Community violence reduction
- Cross-border population movements
- Demobilization and reinsertion
- International intervention
- Military roles and responsibilities
- Organized crime and DDR
- Political context of DDR
- Prevention of (re-)recruitment/recidivism
- Terrorism, violent extremism and DDR
- The United Nations and DDR
- Women, gender and DDR