David E. Guinn
Dr. David E. Guinn is a Senior Associate and Research Professor of International Law and Human Rights. He is currently the Project Director for the Legislative Strengthening Program for Cote d’Ivoire and previously served as Project Director for the Afghanistan Parliamentary Assistance Project (2010-2013) and the Project to Support the Lebanese Parliament (2011-2012). Dr. Guinn also served as Chief of Party for the Afghanistan Project in 2013. Dr. Guinn has written extensively on issues of national and international human rights, pluralism and law and is currently working on two new books: Constantine's Standard: Meditations on Religion, Violence, Law, Politics and a Faith to Die For and Encyclopedia of Religion and Society (Vol. 5) - Religion, Law, Politics and Economics. Dr. Guinn obtained his law degree from Fordham University Law School and practiced entertainment and creative rights law for almost 15 years. He subsequently received an MA from the University of Chicago and a Ph.D. from McGill University in Montreal.