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Dr Geoff Dancy

Co-Investigator, Methodological Innovation

Tulane University

Geoff Dancy is an Associate Professor at Tulane University. His research investigates the measurable impact of human rights-based legal interventions on political violence. He is director of the Transitional Justice Research Collaborative, a group focused on collecting data and developing theory about human rights prosecutions, truth commissions, and other mechanisms of post-conflict justice in world politics. On the Hub, Geoff is investigating the relationship between political events, Twitter traffic and attacks on human rights defenders.

Areas of interest

Repressive violence; transitional justice; impact assessment