24 August 2018

New visitor at iCourts – Josephine Dawuni

8 – 9 October 2018

Josephine J. Dawuni is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Howard University, Washington D.C.  She is the editor (with Judge Akua Kuenyehia) of International Courts and the African Woman Judge: Unveiled Narratives(Routledge, 2018). Her first edited book (with Gretchen Bauer) Gender and the Judiciary in Africa: From Obscurity to Parity?  was published in 2016 by Routledge. In 2018 she was a Fulbright Specialist Scholar to Ghana where she designed a Center for Research in African Union Law. In 2016, she was awarded the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship to undertake a project on graduate student mentoring and research at the Faculty of Law, University of Ghana. She is the founder and Executive Director of the non-profit Institute for African Women in Law(IAWL).