2017 Andrew Carnegie Fellows Recipient

Atalia Omer
Associate Professor of Religion, Conflict, and Peace Studies, University of Notre Dame

Atalia Omer, a core faculty member of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, earned her Ph.D. from the Committee on the Study of Religion at Harvard University in 2008. Her areas of expertise include religion, nationalism, and peacebuilding; diasporas and conflict transformation and peace; multiculturalism, conflict transformation and justice; and theories and methods in the study of religion.


Project Title: Religion, Gender, and the Practice of Peacebuilding and Development in Mindanao and Malindi