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Oumar Ba

Oumar Ba

Faculty Director, International Relations Minor

Oumar Ba is an assistant professor of government. His research focuses on international criminal justice and human rights for globally marginalized people. He is a 2024 Global Public Voices freedom of expression fellow and was previously featured as a GPV media voice in 2021–22.

Ba is currently working on Crimes, Against Humanity: Governing Global Justice, a genealogy of the international criminal justice system, highlighting its racialized hierarchy of humanity and explaining its current crisis.

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  • Faculty
  • PACS Steering Committee
    • Einaudi Faculty Leadership
      • Einaudi Faculty Associate
        • Freedom of Expression Faculty Fellow
          • Global Public Voices Fellow 2021-22
            • IIJ Faculty Steering Committee