Maureen Moriarty-Lempke, PhD

Independent Land Tenure and Property Rights Specialist

Dr. Lempke specializes in land tenure and property rights issues in conflict-affected areas, including Afghanistan, Haiti, Kosovo, Liberia, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, and Ukraine. She served as a visiting lecturer at Duke University’s Program in International Development Policy, teaching courses related to land, conflict and conflict mitigation and the connection between land tenure, property rights and issues including food security, climate change, natural resource management and urban informal development.