About Me

Stephanie Wolfe specializes in international politics and human rights, with an emphasis on genocide, crimes against humanity, and other atrocities.  She received her PhD in International Relations from the University of Kent, Brussels School of International Studies in 2011. Her publications include The Politics of Reparations and Apologies (2013) --which focuses on the aftermath of World War II atrocities, specifically the Holocaust and the Romani genocides, the Japanese American internment, and the Japanese ‘comfort women’ system-- and The Politics of Reparations and Apologies: Historical and Symbolic Justice within the Rwandan Context (2014). 

She also serves as the Media and New Communications Officer for the Executive Board of the International Association of Genocide Scholars (2015-2017).


Dr. Wolfe works with Never Again Rwanda on various research projects and as a partner for their annual peace-building institute in Kigali.  She travels there frequently in conjunction with research, study abroad, and to organize internships. She is the academic adviser for the international politics minor, the Model United Nations team, and the student chapter of Amnesty International.

WSU Amnesty International * Study Abroad: Peacebuilding Institute in Rwanda * Model United Nations