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Marie Berry, Assistant Professor of International Comparative Politics

Marie Berry, Assistant Professor at the Josef Korbel School of International StudiesAffiliate of the Sié Chéou-Kang Center for International Security and Diplomacy

Email: marie.berry@du.edu

Phone: 303-871-4270

Office: 1142 Sie International Relations Complex
Josef Korbel School of International Studies
2201 S. Gaylord St
Denver, CO 80208

Website: http://www.du.edu/korbel/sie/publications/berry_publications.html

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Education

  • PhD Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles
  • MA Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles
  • BA International Studies and Political Science, University of Washington

Research and Expertise

Marie is a political sociologist with a focus on mass violence, gender, politics, and development. Her current research agenda examines the political and social consequences armed conflict. 

Professional Profile

  • Assistant Professor, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver (2015-present)
  • Research Director, Inclusive Global Leadership Initiative, Sié Chéou-Kang Center for International Security and Diplomacy
  • Winner of the Best Graduate Paper Award in the American Sociological Association Section on Human Rights (2015)
  • Winner of the Charles E. and Sue K. Young Graduate Award (2014)
  • Winner of the Charles and Louise Tilly Price for the Best Graduate Student Paper (2011)
  • Winner of the Peter Kollock Graduate Teaching Award (2011)

Recent Publications

Berry, M. (2015). When 'Bright Futures' Fade: Paradoxes of Women's Empowerment in Rwanda. Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 41(1), 1-27.

Berry, M. (2015). From Violence to Mobilization: War, Women, and Threat in Rwanda. Mobilization: An International Journal 20(2), 135-156.

Mann, L. & Berry, M. (2015). Understanding the Political Motivations that Shape Rwanda's Emergent Developmental State. New Political Economy.