Bio

<p><span>Pamela Scully is Professor of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, and Professor of African Studies at Emory University. Her most recent book is <i><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Sara-Baartman-Hottentot-Venus-Biography/dp/0691147965" title="Link: http://www.amazon.com/Sara-Baartman-Hottentot-Venus-Biography/dp/0691147965">Sara Baartman and the Hottentot Venus: a Ghost Story and a Biography</a></i>, co-authored with Clifton Crais (Princeton, 2009, 2010). She is finishing a short biography of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia. She writes generally on <a href="https://emory.academia.edu/PamelaScully">sexual violence, transitional justice and feminist theory</a>. She teaches courses on the history of sexual violence in wartime and post-conflict, genealogies of feminist thought, and&nbsp;gender and transitional justice. &nbsp;Professor Scully is&nbsp;</span>the Director of Emory’s Center for Faculty Development and Excellence. She is also&nbsp;Treasurer and Membership Secretary of the <a href="http://www.mnemosyne.asso.fr/mnemosyne/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/IFRWH-Newsletter-Dec-2013.pdf">International Federation for Research in Women's History</a> and past editor for American subscriptions for the <i><a href="http://www.tandfonline.com/loi/rwhr20#.U001jV4ea1w">Women's History Review</a></i>. She serves on the editorial board of <i>The Journal of Women’s History</i>, <i>The Journal of British Studies</i>, <i>The Journal of Peacebuilding and Development</i>, and <i>Social Dynamics,&nbsp;</i>and is on the advisory board of<i> The Journal of Southern African Studies</i>. Professor Scully works closely with the <a href="http://www.idn.emory.edu">Institute for Developing Nations</a>, a partnership between Emory University and The Carter Center, which focuses on collaborative research regarding issues of poverty and development.&nbsp;</p>

Courses

Understanding Violence

Understanding Violence