Claire Chou Doran is a writer, researcher, mediator and trainer specializing in peacebuilding and conflict transformation.  Passionate about participatory processes, Claire specializes in narrative, culture, intersectional identity, migration and gender.

Claire completed her MA (honors) in Peace Studies at International Christian University as a Rotary World Peace Fellow, and her BA in Peace and Conflict Studies with a concentration in multicultural conflict resolution at UC Berkeley.

Claire authored There Is Another Way, documenting the life story of Professor Galia Golan of Israel as part of the Women Peacemakers Programme at the Joan B. Institute for Peace and Justice at the University of San Diego.