Georgetown backdrop


Elizabeth Ferris headshot

Elizabeth Ferris


This individual is not a direct affiliate of the Berkley Center. S/he has contributed to one or more of our events, publications, or projects. Please contact the individual at her/his home institution.

Elizabeth Ferris is a research professor at Georgetown's Institute for the Student of International Migration (ISIM) and a non-resident senior fellow in foreign policy at the Brookings Institution. Prior to joining ISIM and Brookings, Elizabeth spent 20 years working in the field of international humanitarian response, most recently in Geneva, Switzerland, at the World Council of Churches.