Tonya Lee Putnam

Tonya Lee Putnam

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Biography

Tonya Putnam (Ph.D., Stanford, 2005; J.D., Harvard 2002) works at the intersection of international relations and international law. Her research interests encompass international and transnational regulation, human rights, international humanitarian law, migration, international dispute resolution, institutional design, and judicial politics. She is the author of Courts Without Borders: Law, Politics, and U.S. Extraterritoriality (Cambridge University Press 2016). Her research has appeared in International OrganizationInternational SecurityThe Journal of Physical Security and in edited volumes. She was a Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Niehaus Center for Globalization and Governance at Princeton University and at the Center for International Security and Cooperation at Stanford University. Professor Putnam is also a member (inactive) of the California State Bar.

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