dr. (Shyamika) SMS Jayasundara - Smits

dr. (Shyamika) SMS Jayasundara - Smits
Assistant Professor in Conflict and Peace Studies ISS
Location
Kortenaerkade 12, 's - Gravenhage
Room
I4-02
Telephone
+31 704260603
Email
jayasundara@iss.nl

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I work as an Assistant Professor in Conflict and Peace Studies.

My research and teaching focuses broadly on the inter-connections of Governance, Development, Violent conflict and Peace(building). More specifically, I am interested in politics of war and peace, statebuilding, trauma and psychosocial healing in post war contexts, war economy, processes of post-war transitions, Security Sector Reform, civil-military relations, external interventions in fragile and conflict areas, visual peace research, nexus of media and violent conflict.

South Asia  and Sri Lanka are my main geographical areas of  specialization.

I hold a PhD in Development Studies from International Institute of Social Studies (ISS…

I work as an Assistant Professor in Conflict and Peace Studies.

My research and teaching focuses broadly on the inter-connections of Governance, Development, Violent conflict and Peace(building). More specifically, I am interested in politics of war and peace, statebuilding, trauma and psychosocial healing in post war contexts, war economy, processes of post-war transitions, Security Sector Reform, civil-military relations, external interventions in fragile and conflict areas, visual peace research, nexus of media and violent conflict.

South Asia  and Sri Lanka are my main geographical areas of  specialization.

I hold a PhD in Development Studies from International Institute of Social Studies (ISS), Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, MA Degree in Conflict Transformation from Eastern Mennonite University, Virginia, USA, Graduate Certificate on Peace Research from Oslo University, Norway and BA (Hons.)in International Relations from University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. 

  

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Visiting address

Kortenaerkade 12 2518 AX 's - Gravenhage

Postal address

Postbus 29776 2502 LT 's-Gravenhage