Selen Siringil Perker


Selen Siringil Perker is an Associate Director with the Emerging Adult Justice Project at the Justice Lab. Her work aims to bridge academic research on emerging/young adult justice with policy and practice at all stages, from research design to implementation and dissemination. As an international attorney and justice reform specialist, she works closely with government officials, justice leaders and international organizations, including the World Bank and UNDP, to assist local efforts to measure and drive criminal justice reform in the United States and abroad. Previously, Selen was a Research Fellow with the Program in Criminal Justice Policy and Management at Harvard Kennedy School for the Indicators for Development: Safety and Justice project. She holds an LL.M. degree from Harvard Law School, and a Master’s in International and European Law from the University of Paris I (Panthéon – Sorbonne). More on Selen's work and publications can be found on her website.