Elizabeth Oglesby has been researching human rights and migration in Central America since the 1980s. She is co-editor of The Guatemala Reader: History, Culture, Politics (Duke University, 2011) and Guatemala: The Question of Genocide (Routledge Press, 2018). She was an expert witness in the Guatemalan genocide trials in 2013 and 2018. She is a 2018 Public Voices fellow with the OpEd Project.
2015 Gilbert White Public Service Honors, Association of American Geographers