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Claire Wright

Research Officer, Transformation and Empowerment

Queen’s University Belfast

Claire is currently a Research Fellow with QUB’s School of Law, having worked for several years as a Lecturer in Mexico. Her research focuses on politics in Latin America, particularly the role of emergency institutions and ethnic difference. On the GCRF Hub, Claire is working with Professor Fionnuala Ni Aolain (QUB) and Professor Bill Rolston (Ulster) on a project that seeks to determine the relevance of colonial legacies to processes of transitional justice, comparing the cases of Colombia and Northern Ireland. The project is being carried out within the Transformation and Empowerment stream.

Areas of interest

Latin American politics; institutions; ethnicity