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Susanna P. Campbell
Assistant Professor
School of International Service
American University
4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016

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(202) 885-1428
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Upcoming Talks & Conferences

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Past Talks & Conferences

Resisting Shared Sovereignty
American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, Boston, MA
Understanding the Local Effect of UN Peace Operations: A Quasi-Experimental Spatial Impact Evaluation in Burundi”
Peacebuilding in Conflict and Post-Conflict States Workshop, Howard H. Baker Jr. Canter for Public Policy
Global Governance and Local Peace: Accountability and Performance in International Peacebuilding
Renmin University of China, Beijing
Buying Influence: A Survey Experiment on the Logic of Aid Allocation in Conflict-Affected Countries
Department of Government and Politics, University of Maryland
Contextualizing Aid: A survey experiment of donor aid allocation logic in conflict-affected countries
Peace Science Online Colloquium
Contextualizing Aid: A survey experiment of donor aid allocation logic in conflict-affected countries
Government and Economics Department, College of William and Mary
The Matrix of International Organization
International Studies Association, San Francisco, CA
Book Workshop for Human Rights and Humanitarianism
Book Workshop for Michael Barnett, George Washington University, Washington, DC
Aiding Peace: Donor Aid Behavior in the DRC, Sudan, South Sudan, and Nepal
FBA Research Workshop: Peacebuilding after Armed Conflict, Bogota, Colombia
Understanding the Local Effect of UN Peace Operations: A Quasi-Experimental Spatial Impact Evaluation in Burundi
Peace Science, Tempe, Arizona
Is Prevention the Answer?
Stanford University's Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Event, Washington, DC
Contextualizing Aid: A survey experiment of donor aid allocation logic in conflict-affected countries
American Political Science Association Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA
Book Workshop for Power in Peacekeeping
Book Workshop for Lise Morje Howard, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
The Benefits of Bad Behavior: Global Accountability and Local Performance in International Peacebuilding
Folke Bernadotte Academy, Stockholm, Sweden
The Benefits of Bad Behavior: Global Accountability and Local Performance in International Peacebuilding
Department of Peace and Conflict Research at Uppsala University, Sweden
The Unaccountable Organization: INGO Market-orientation, Independence, and Local Performance
International Studies Association Annual Convention, International Studies Association Annual Convention, Baltimore, MD
Is Prevention the Answer?
Workshop on Civil Wars, Violence, and International Responses, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Aiding Peace: Donor Aid Behavior in the DRC, Sudan, South Sudan, and Nepal
Southwest Workshop on Mixed Methods Research, Tucson, AZ
Formal and Informal Accountability: Explaining the Local Performance of Global Governors
Lunchtime Seminar, Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF)
Aiding Peace? Donor Behavior in Conflict-Affected Countries
European Political Science Association (EPSA) Annual Meeting, EPSA 2016, Brussels
Aiding Peace? Donor Behavior in Conflict-Affected Countries
The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva
Aiding Peace? Donor Behavior in Conflict-Affected Countries
German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP), Berlin
Aiding Peace? Development Programs in Post-Conflict Countries
OpenGov Hub, Washington, DC
Fieldwork in Kathmandu, Nepal
Fieldwork for Aiding Peace project, Kathmandu, Nepal
Multiple paper presentations
International Studies Association Annual Convention, Atlanta, Georgia
The Curse of Success: Understanding Burundi's Failed Transition out of War
Domestic Dynamics of Contention and External Attempts to Address the Crises: Burundi after the 2015 Elections?, University of Freiburg, Germany
Fieldwork in Khartoum, Sudan
Fieldwork for Aiding Peace project, Khartoum, Sudan
Fieldwork in Juba, South Sudan
Fieldwork for Aiding Peace project, Juba, South Sudan
Aiding Peace: Donor Behavior in Conflict-Affected Countries, ENCoRe Conference
European Network of Conflict Research (ENCoRe) Conference, Geneva, Switzerland
Aiding Peace: Foreign Aid Donor Behavior in the DRC
American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA
Consultants and Contracting in IOs and INGOs
Research Workshop funded by GREEN project from the European Commission’s Seventh Framework Program, Copenhagen
Not Built for Peace: Why Informal Accountability Determines International Peacebuilding Success
Case Study Integrity Workshop (CSIF) funded by the GREEN project from the European Commission’s Seventh Framework Program, Geneva
Not Built for Peace: Why Informal Accountability Determines International Peacebuilding Success
AGORA V, Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation, Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick
Building Sub-national Peace: Authority, Legitimacy, and Accountability in International Peacebuilding
3rd ISP Network Conference, Geneva, Switzerland
Adapting for Peace: Formal and Informal Accountability in International Institutions
German Institute of International Affairs International Seminar, Hamburg, Germany
Designed to Fail at Peace: The Micro-Dynamics of Successful Intervention in Civil War
ISA Venture Workshop, Toronto
UN Peacebuilding in Africa: Lessons from Burundi (2007-2013)
Master of Global Policy Studies (MGPS) International Colloquium Speaker Series, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
Improving Their Standing: How Regional Hegemons Make use of Institutional Design
Design and Effects of International Institutions, Mainz, Germany
Organizational Barriers to Peace: Agency and Structure in International Peacebuilding
Bopst Center for Peace and Justice, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
Organizational Barriers to Peace: Agency and Structure in International Peacebuilding
Saltzman Institute for War and Peace Studies, Columbia University, New York, NY
Instituting Failure: Why Deviance Explains Peacebuilding Success
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
Organizational Barriers to Peace? Intervening Between Statebuilding Institutions and Institutions of the State
The Future of Statebuilding: Ethics, Power and Responsibility in International Relations, University of Westminster, London
Determining Peace in Burundi: Organizational Rules, Routines and Risk
Center for International Policy Studies, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
Organizational Barriers to Peace
Institute of Political Science, St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Organizational Barriers to Peace
Center for Security Studies, Swiss Institute of Federal Technology Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Organizational Barriers to Peace: Role of Learning and Luck in Peacebuilding
NCCR Trade Regulation Brown Bag Lunch, World Trade Institute (WTI), Bern, Switzerland
Organizational Barriers to Peace
Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC), Stanford, CA, USA
The Burundi Leadership Training Program
Working Group on Preventing and Rebuilding Failed States, WWICS, Washington, DC, USA
Operationalizing Sustaining Peace: Reflections on the 2018 Global Peace Index
International Peace Institute, New York, NY
Keynote Address
SIS Global Leadership Dinner, House of Sweden, Washington, DC
Consultation with Under-Secretary General of Peacekeeping Operations Lacroix
United Nations Department of Peacekeeping Operations, New York
Expert Workshop on Peacebuilding and Rising Powers
SSRC-AU Workshop, Beijing
Discussant, Peacebuilding in practice: experience and lessons learned
The Peacebuilding Commission: Purpose, Work, and Opportunity, The International Peace Institute
Expert Workshop on Non-Violence and Peacebuilding
Beirut, Lebanon
Conflict Prevention: Problems and Possibilities
Institution-building and Governance in Areas of Limited Statehood, United Nations, NY
Peacebuilding: Innovations in Global Governance
Council on Foreign Relations, Washington, DC
Alternative Models of Governance Workshop
USAID and Princeton University Workshop, IBM Center for Cognitive Government, Washington, DC
Expert Roundtable on Conflict Prevention for World Bank & United Nations Report on Development and Conflict Prevention
Brookings Institute, Washington, DC
Toward a Universal Norm on Support to Conflict-Affected Countries
International sef: Expert Workshop Achieving International Peace and Security: Towards a New Normative Consensus, Berlin, Germany
UN Peacebuilding Architecture and Local Ownership
FriEnt Peacebuilding Forum 2015, Berlin, German
Private Briefing for Advisory Group of Experts on the Review of UN Peacebuilding
Organized by the Conflict Prevention and Peace Forum of the Social Science Research Council (SSRC), Brussels
Governing Globally, Acting Locally: Lessons from Burundi for UN Peacebuilding Reform
Pulling Together the UN System in Conflict-Prone States: Problems and Prospects?, Palais des Nations, Geneva
Measuring Peacebuilding Success and Failure in Burundi
Measuring Peace Consolidation, Wilton Park, West Sussex, UK
External Evaluation: UN Peacebuilding Fund in Burundi (2007-2013)
UN Peacebuilding Contact Group, UN Peacebuilding Fund Advisory Group, and UN Peacebuilding Support Office, New York, NY
Improving the Functioning of the UN Peacebuilding Architecture
The Peacebuilding Commission’s Engagement and Impact, Greentree Estate Retreat, New York, NY
Fragile and Conflict-Affected States Funding Instruments and Effective Peacebuilding
Supporting Conflict Response, Peace- and State-building – A Dialogue Series with Conflict- and Fragility-Focused Financing Instruments, United Nations, New York, NY
The UN Peacebuilding Fund in Burundi: Evaluation Findings and Recommendations
UN Peacebuilding Fund Advisory Group Meeting, New York, NY
Organizational Barriers to Peace: Agency and Structure in International Peacebuilding
Peacebuilding Support Office (PBSO), United Nations, New York, NY
Coordination’s Contribution to Peacebuilding Success and Failure
United States Institute of Peace (USIP), Washington, DC
Organizational Barriers to Peace: Agency and Structure in International Peacebuilding
International Peace Institute (IPI), New York, NY
Independent External Evaluation: The United Nations Peacebuilding Fund in Burundi
United Nations Senior Peacebuilding Group (SPG), New York, NY
A Critique of the United Nations Peacebuilding Fund
Geneva Peacebuilding Platform Consultative Workshop for PBF Review, Geneva, Switzerland
Independent External Evaluation: The United Nations Peacebuilding Fund in Burundi
United Nations Peacebuilding Support Office (PBSO), New York, NY
Bureaucratic Complexities and Integration
Peacekeeping, Peacebuilding and Sustainable Development, UNSSC, Turin, Italy
Burundi: The Unpredictable Road to Peace
Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery, UNDP, Geneva, Switzerland
Organizational Barriers to Peace
Swisspeace Foundation, Bern, Switzerland
An Introduction to Peace Consolidation
United Nations Integrated Office in Burundi (BINUB), Bujumbura, Burundi
International Peace Institute (IPI)
International Peace Institute (IPI), New York, NY, USA
UN Reforms: Confronting Integration Barriers
UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO), New York, NY, USA
Mainstreaming Conflict Sensitivity
International Alert Workshop on Conflict Sensitivity, Negombo, Sri Lanka
A Framework for Responsible Aid to Burundi
The Great Lakes Policy Forum (GLPF), Washington, DC, USA