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Christine Hammill-Cregan, J.D., M.S.W.

Christine Hammill-Cregan

Christine Hammill-Cregan, J.D., M.S.W., is the Associate Director of the Vincentian Center for Church and Society. Prior to joining St. John’s University in May 2015, Christine worked in higher education as an administrator and faculty member, notably in the area of mediation and conflict resolution. She also worked as an international human rights attorney and as a mediator and social worker in connection with Family Court.

Christine worked at Siena College on employee relations and discrimination issues, including Title IX. She was a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina, focusing on interpersonal conflict and mediation. She also taught international relations at the University of Education in Ghana and in the Dispute Resolution Program at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York. She worked as an attorney for the United Nations in Geneva on child labor and for the American Bar Association (CEELI) in Tajikistan managing a human rights and rule of law program. She also worked as a social worker and mediated family disputes in the New York City Family Courts. Christine began her career teaching Global Studies at Sacred Heart Academy in Hempstead followed by a year teaching English in Japan. Christine earned a J.D. and M.S.W. from Washington University in St. Louis, an M.A. in Theology from St. Joseph’s Seminary and a B.A. in Education from Providence College.