UT Expert: Tricia Redeker-Hepner
Dr. Hepner has worked extensively in the area of asylum advocacy; she has participated in over 100 asylum cases as an expert witness. She works closely with human rights NGOs on a range of issues, from civil and political rights to religious freedom, torture, and refugee protection in both the US and the European Union. She can discuss political and legal anthropology; Northeast Africa; African diasporas; refugees and asylum seekers; human rights; conflict, war, and peace; transnationalism; identity; political economy and development.
Expertise Categories: Africa | Anthropology | Development | War