On May 31, 2019, Bosserman Center Research Fellow Brittany Foutz successfully defended her dissertation on “Victim Satisfaction with Reparations from the International Criminal Court: An Examination of Child Soldier Cases from Kenya and Sexual Violence Cases from the Democratic Republic of Congo”. She received her Ph.D. from the School of Conflict Management, Peacebuilding, and Development at Kennesaw State University in Georgia.
She accepted a faculty position with the Department of Conflict Analysis and Dispute Resolution and is currently working on several research projects and program development in the Bosserman Center. Dr. Foutz has previously worked with the United Nations Institute for Training and Research and the United Nations Centre international de formation des autorités et leaders division. In addition, she has taught Human Trafficking and Human Rights courses with United Nations University.
In May 2018, she was the recipient of the 2018 Doctoral Research Fellowship with the Bosserman Center for Conflict Resolution, where she conducted independent research on several topics including her dissertation that focused on victims’ satisfaction with the reparations they had received from the International Criminal Court in The Hague.