Dr. Jaye is Deputy Director for Research of the Faculty of Academic Affairs and Research at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC). Hr studied International Politics at the University of Wales, Aberytswyth and previously obtained a MA degree in History at the Moscow State University. He writes on security issues and has other academic interests in conflict studies, democracy, governance and international relations. He is author of “Issues of Sovereignty, Strategy and Security Outcomes in the ECOWAS Intervention in the Liberian Civil War” and co-editor of the book, “ECOWAS and the Dynamics of Peacebuilding in West Africa”. He has also written on issues related to security culture, HIV/AIDS and securitization, US-Liberia Security Relations and others. Dr. Jaye teaches Post-War Recovery on the Masters in Conflict, Peace and Security Studies, and the Masters in Gender, Peace and Security Studies at the KAIPTC.