Kristy A. Belton

Kristy A. Belton is Director of Professional Development at the International Studies Association and a Senior Programme Officer at the Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion. She is the author of Statelessness in the Caribbean: The Paradox of Belonging in a Postnational World (Penn Press, 2017), as well as numerous articles and book chapters on statelessness, citizenship, and migration. She is the recipient of UNHCR’s 2015 Award for Best Doctoral Research on Statelessness, a former ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius Foundation’s “Settling into Motion” fellow, and a former Outstanding Scholars Program fellow from the University of Connecticut. Belton received her PhD in Political Science from the University of Connecticut.