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Tufts Crisis Mapping Class » The Teachers

The Teachers

Here are the bios of the teachers of the class, last updated in 2011:


D. Rosalind Sewell (Roz)

Bio: D. Rosalind Sewell (Roz) is a graduate student at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, where she is studying Security Studies and Islamic Civilizations. Roz holds a Bachelors of Arts in Mathematics and Economics from Randolph-Macon Woman’s College. Her international awards include selection as a Fulbright Reserach Fellow to Morocco in 2009, and her selection as Pickering Foreign Affairs International Fellow in 2006. Roz has worked in the academic, non-profit, and public sectors on topics ranging from EEG data analysis at the Georgia Institute of Technology to economic intelligence in southern Africa at the U.S. Department of State. She was also involved with the first 6 months of the Ushahidi Haiti Project as Director of Crisis Mapping and then Haiti Field Representative. Roz spent summer 2010 working at the U.S. Embassy in Colombo reporting on economic and ICT affairs in Sri Lanka.

Jennifer Catalano

Jennifer Catalano is a 2011 MA candidate at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, where she studies Human Security with a focus on monitoring and evaluation, the ethics of aid, and disaster risk reduction. Jennifer was involved with the first four months of the Ushahidi Haiti Project. In addition to co-teaching this course, Jennifer is teaching assistant for International NGOs: Ethics and Management Practice at The Fletcher School. Prior to graduate school, Jennifer held program director and project management positions with Mobility Without Barriers Foundation, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, and the Gar Tibet Health Project. Jennifer graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a BA in International Relations from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She has lived and worked in Europe, Central America, Africa and South Asia.