» Dr. Crystal Murphy
Assistant Professor

Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Department of Political Science
Dr. Crystal Murphy
Office Location:
Smith Hall 116b
Office Hours:
T/TH 11:00AM-1:00PM and by Appt.
(714) 628-2763
Vanguard University of Southern California, Bachelor of Arts
University of California, Irvine, Master of Arts
University of California, Irvine, Ph.D.

Dr. Murphy's research focuses on conflict and post-conflict development, political economy and sustainability topics, and advocates qualitative methods for policy oriented scholarship. She has worked for and carried out research with NGOs, UN agencies and financial institutions in East Africa. Her recent projects explore micro-credit and cash transfer programs in South Sudan.