Suparna Chaudhry, Ph.D.

Christopher Newport University

Country: United States (Virginia)

About Me:

I am an Assistant Professor of Political Science and Director of the Reiff Center for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution at Christopher Newport University. My research and teaching include human rights, international organizations and law, political violence and conflict, with a specific focus on state persecution of NGOs. Prior to joining Christopher Newport University, I was a Post-Doctoral Fellow in U.S. Foreign Policy and International Security at the Dickey Center for International Understanding at Dartmouth College. I received my Ph.D. from Yale University's Department of Political Science in 2016.

Research Interests

Human Rights

Political Violence

Foreign Aid

International Law & Organization


Asian Politics

Civil Society Organisations

Global Governance

Transnational Advocacy


Non-governmental Organizations


Human Rights

Human Rights Education

Human Rights Norms

Human Rights Treaties

International Democracy Promotion

International Law

International Organizations

Political Violence

South Asia

Globalization And India

Countries of Interest