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Experts on haiti

17 U.S. and Canadian missionaries were recently taken hostage in Haiti, putting the world’s focus on the growing issues of violence, insecurity and political instability in Haiti. Mimi Sheller, Dean of the Global School, is an internationally-recognized scholar on Haitian relations. Dean Sheller is calling for a reset of U.S. policy in the Caribbean nation and can put the current developments in historical context, as well offer expert analysis and insight.

Mimi  Sheller
Mimi Sheller
Dean of Global School
The Global School

Mimi Sheller is the Dean of The Global School at WPI. She is a widely cited expert in the post-colonial context of the Caribbean, with particular expertise on Haiti. Sheller also founded and directed the Center for... Read More