On May 5th, 2019, the University of Maryland School of Public Policy and Women In International Security (WIIS) officially launched the Catherine M. Kelleher Fellowship for International Security Studies. The reception was held at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington DC.
About the Fellowship:
This fellowship will honor College Park Professor Catherine M. Kelleher’s commitment to advancing the education and careers of young scholars and practitioners of security policy. Professor Kelleher is a founding faculty member of the UMD School of Public Policy, where she also established the Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland (CISSM) and Women In International Security (WIIS). Throughout her policy, government, and academic careers, Professor Kelleher has been a champion for women in the field of international security policy.
WIIS President Chantal de Jonge Oudraat (left) pictured with WIIS founder Catherine M. Kelleher (center) and inaugural fellowship recipient Lindsay Rand (right).