Impact of development and peacebuilding on migration
German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) Researcher, Research Programme "Normative and institutional preconditions of the common good and peace"
German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) Researcher, Department "Governance, Statehood, Security"
School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, George Mason University Visiting Scholar
International Security and Development Center, Berlin, Germany Consultant: FAO-funded project on impacts of peace and conflict on food security
School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, George Mason University Doctorate, Dissertation: “When Information becomes action: How information communication technologies affect collective action during crises”
World Bank Group, Washington, D.C. Consultant: Mobile money and ICTs in development and financial inclusion
Fulbright-Clinton Public Policy Fellow, Apia, Samoa Advisor to Government of Samoa, supporting policy development around using digital technology for good governance and disaster response.
TechChange Inc, Washington, D.C. Program manager: Technology for peacebuilding and conflict prevention
School of International Service, American University Master of Arts in International Peace and Conflict Resolution
U.S. Institute for Peace Research Assistant, USIP Academy
U.S. Peace Corps Samoa U.S. Peace Corps development volunteer in Apia, Samoa
American Univeristy Bachelor of Arts, German History and Literature
Martin-Shields, Charles / Murray Ackman / Nicholas Bodanac / Talia Hagerty / David Hammond / Daniel Hyslop / Gemma Wood(2015) Global Peace Index Sydney: Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP Report 34)