Janice Lygia Duchene Clark has a B.A. in International Studies from Brown University and an M.A. in International Studies from the University of Denver. Prior to returning to graduate school, Ms. Duchene's global experience includes Peace Corps work in Turkmenistan, diplomatic work for the U.S. embassy in Stockholm, genocide witness analysis for the ICTR, and a UNESCO internship in Northern Ireland. Her research interests include EU expansion, political violence and civil instability in Europe and Central Asia, and issues of human rights and human security.