Emma Fingler

Emma Fingler

Doctoral Candidate


M.A.(University of Waterloo), B.A. Hons. (Bishop's University)

Political Studies

Arts and Science



Mackintosh-Corry Hall, Room B304

Brief Biography

Emma is a policy and governance specialist currently studying as a doctoral candidate at Queen's University. She specializes in disaster response and migration and is currently working as a Research Assistant focusing on Southeast Asia. Prior to undertaking her studies, she was the Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Resource Development at United Way East Ontario. She has experience working abroad on humanitarian, development, and coordination issues. She was previously the Special Assistant to the United Nations Resident Coordinator/Coordination Office in Kathmandu, Nepal, and a Junior Professional Consultant with the same office in Kathmandu. She holds an M.A. from the University of Waterloo's Balsillie School of International Affairs and a B.A. Hons. from Bishop's University.

Selected Publications