Our Faculty

Emily Welty

Assistant Professor

Dyson College of Arts & Sciences

Women's and Gender Studies

Location
  • @New York City
    41 Park Row 1102
Office Hours
New York City

Education


PhD , School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London , London, United Kingdom , 2011
Study of Religions

MA , American University , Washington, DC , 2005
International Peace and Conflict Resolution

BA , College of Wooster , Wooster, Ohio , 2000
Religious Studies

Publications


Welty, E. E. Unity in Diversity: interfaith dialogue in the Middle East. Washington DC, USA: United States Institute of Peace.

Welty, E. E. (2015). Review of Solidarity Ethics. Vol 9

Welty, E. E. (2015). “Activism, Agency and Assemblage: Performing Resistance in Occupy Wall Street and Idle No More”. Peace Studies Between Tradition and Innovation. .

Welty, E. E. (2014). “276 Cups of Tea: ethnography in peace and conflict research”. Robin Cooper and Laura Finley (Eds.), Peace and Conflict Studies Research: A Qualitative Perspective. Charlotte, North Carolina: Information Age Publishing. , pages 111-135.

Welty, E. E. (2014, September). “Faith-based Peacebuilding and Development: an analysis of the Mennonite Central Committee in Uganda and Kenya”. Journal of Peacebuilding and Development. Vol 9 (Issue 2)

Welty, E. E. (2014, September). “Faith-based Peacebuilding and Development: an ethnographic analysis of the Mennonite Central Committee in Uganda and Kenya”. Journal of Peacebuilding and Development. Vol 9 (Issue 2) , pages 65-70. http://www.sandiego.edu/peacestudies/research-fieldwork/jpd/

Welty, E. E. (2014, March). "Occupy Wall Street as 'American Spring?'". Peace Review. Vol 26 (Issue 1) , pages 38-45. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10402659.2014.876311

Welty, E., Bolton, M., Nayak, M. & Malone, C. J. (2013, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Occupying Political Science: from New York City to the World. Welty, Bolton, Nayak, Malone (Eds.), Palgrave Macmillan. , pages 306.

Malone, C. J., Bolton, M., Nayak, M. V. & Welty, E. E. (2013, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). “An Occupied Political Science: concluding reflections on downtown political thinking”. Welty, Bolton, Nayak, Malone (Eds.), Occupying Political Science: the Occupy Wall Street movement from New York to the World. Palgrave Macmillan. , pages 275-282.

Welty, E. E., Bolton, M. & Zukowski, N. (2013, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). “Occupy Wall Street as a Palimpset: overview of a dynamic movement”. Welty, Bolton, Nayak, Malone (Eds.), Occupying Political Science: the Occupy Wall Street movement from New York to the World. Palgrave Macmillan. , pages 25-57.

Welty, E. E. (2013, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). “The Art of Nonviolence: the adaptations and improvisations of Occupy Wall Street”. Welty, Bolton, Nayak, Malone (Eds.), Occupying Political Science: the Occupy Wall Street movement from New York to the World. Palgrave Macmillan. , pages 89-116.

Bolton, M., Welty, E. E., Nayak, M. V. & Malone, C. J. (2013, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). “We had a Front Row Seat to a Downtown Revolution”. Welty, Bolton, Nayak, Malone (Eds.), Occupying Political Science: the Occupy Wall Street movement from New York to the World. Palgrave Macmillan. , pages 1-24.

Welty, E. E. (2012, November). “Simplicity and Social Justice: an examination of value-driven practice in the Mennonite Central Committee”. Peace Studies Journal. Vol 5 (Issue 3) , pages 53-71. http://peaceconsortium.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/Volume-5-Issue-3-2012.pdf

PRESENTATIONS


Welty, E. E. (2015, September 24). The Role of Religion in Conflict Transformation. Mary Baldwin College, Staunton, Virginia

Welty, E. E. (2015, March 6). "How Relevant is Faith to Faith-based Organizations?”. New York University, New York City

Welty, E. E. (2015, February 20). • “Humility and Humanitarianism: an ethnographic analysis of the Mennonite Central Committee in Uganda and Kenya”. International Studies Association, New Orleans, LA

Welty, E. E. (2014, October 18). • “The Ethics of Voluntourism and Alternative Spring Break”. Peace and Justice Studies Association, San Diego, California

Welty, E. E. (2014, October 17). “The Tyranny of Good Intentions: critical reflexivity and peace and justice pedagogy”. Peace and Justice Studies Association, San Diego, California

Welty, E. E. (2014, September 19). United Nations NGO event on the International Day of Peace. “The Things That Make for Peace”. United Nations Church Center, United Nations

Welty, E. E. (2014, June 12). Association for Environmental Studies and Sciences. “Climate Justice and the Power of Myths”. New York City

Welty, E. E. (2013, October 20). Peace and Justice Studies Association. “Subjectivity, Identity and Activism: a look at Occupy and Idle No More”. Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Canada

Welty, E. E. (2013, October 19). Peace and Justice Studies Association. “The Role of Critical Reflexivity in Teaching Peace and Justice Studies”. Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Canada

ARTISTIC AND PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCES AND EXHIBITS

Field Research Team 2015-2016
[Theatre - Interdisciplinary work(s)] The Civilians,, New York City

Grants, Contracts and Sponsored Research

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • African Studies Association 2010
  • American Association of Religion 2010
  • American Political Science Association 2010
  • Peace and Justice Studies Association 2007
  • World Council of Churches Commission on International Affairs [Board Member] 2006

UNIVERSITY SERVICE

  • Student Affairs [Committee Member]
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