Office Location

UC H-10

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Email Address


Area Group(s)

  • International Relations


  • MESc, The Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania
  • M.A., University of Western Ontario
  • Ph.D., University of Western Ontario

Cristina Badescu

Sessional Lecturer


Research interests: peace and conflict studies, humanitarian intervention, transitional justice, human security, and the responsibility to protect. She has published articles in Security Dialogue, Canadian Journal of Political Science, International Studies Perspectives, and Canadian Foreign Policy, as well as several book chapters. She authored the forthcoming book entitled Humanitarian Intervention and the Responsibility to Protect: Security and Human Rights (Routledge, 2010).

Research Interests

  • International Relations
  • Humanitarian Intervention
  • R2P
  • Human Security