Henry J. Leir Institute for Human Security
(2001; Medford,USA; 18, faculty, 3 staff; sites.tufts.edu/ihs)

The Henry J. Leir Institute for Human Security is an interdisciplinary education and research organization devoted to studying human security within the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. It “promotes research and education on the overlaps between humanitarianism, development, human rights, and conflict resolution.” Moreover, it “seeks to connect academia with professional practice, aiming to conduct research that is operationally relevant through education, conferences, and fellowships.”


Leadership: Katrina Burgess (Director)