Kristy A. Belton

Kristy A. Belton holds a PhD in political science from the University of Connecticut (UConn). She currently serves as the Director of Professional Development for the International Studies Association and is a research affiliate of the Human Rights Institute at UConn. She is the author of numerous articles and book chapters on statelessness and migration and was the recipient of UNHCR’s 2015 Award for Best Doctoral Research on Statelessness. Her forthcoming book argues for the reconceptualization of statelessness as forced displacement.