Associate Professor of International Studies with a primary appointment in the Honors University Program and secondary in Elliott School of International Affairs
Elvira Maria Restrepo is Associate Professor of International Studies at GW. She has a Ph.D. in Politics from Oxford University, an LLM from Harvard Law School and a JD from the Universidad de los Andes, Bogota. Her current research and teaching interests cross the disciplinary boundaries of Peacebuilding, Cybercrime and online behavior and deliberation. Between 2016-2017 she spent one year as a special advisor for President of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, on peace building. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Universidad de los Andes.