Research Affiliate

Lecturer, Scottish Oral History Centre, University of Strathclyde

Dr. Erin Jessee holds a Ph.D in the Humanities from Concordia University, and Masters and Bachelors degrees in Archaeology, with a specialization in forensics, from Simon Fraser University. Her research interests include: transitional justice, genocide and related mass atrocities, nationalized commemoration, spiritual violence, mass grave exhumations, modern African history (Great Lakes region), and the ethical and methodological challenges surrounding qualitative fieldwork amid highly politicized research settings.