Niklas Hultin is an Assistant Professor of Global Affairs. He has advanced degrees in anthropology (PhD, University of Pennsylvania) and law (LLM, Queen's University Belfast). Prior to joining Mason, he held positions at the University of Virginia, University of Cambridge, American University's School of International Service, and Swarthmore College. At these institutions, he taught the anthropology of international development, legal and political anthropology, research methods, human rights, and African studies. At Mason, he is teaching in both the BA and MA programs in Global Affairs.