Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies (CHRHS)

Alexandria Nylen

Watson Institute, SRH 212


Alexandria Nylen

Civil-Military Program Coordinator

Alexandria is the Civil-Military Program Coordinator in the Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies at the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs. She received her Ph.D. in Political Science at the University of Massachusetts Amherst in September 2021. During her time at UMass Amherst, Alexandria’s research focused on the nexus of international law and U.S. foreign policy. Prior to her Ph.D. program, Alexandria earned a Master of Arts in Peace and Justice Studies from the University of San Diego in January 2014.