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.

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