Jennifer Wu

Department Manager (on leave)

Jennifer Wu
Jennifer Wu left PRIO in 2015. The information on this page is kept for historical reasons.



  • B.C.L./LL.B. Combined Civil Law & Common Law Programme (McGill, 2008)
  • B.Eng Chemical Engineering (McGill, 2001)


  • 2011: Legal Advisor, Sun Energy (Oslo, Norway)
  • 2009-2010: Junior Attorney, Sherri Donovan & Associates (New York, USA)
  • 2008-2009: Programme Analyst, Prosperity Initiative (Hanoi, Vietnam)
  • 2001-2004: Systems Designer, Honeywell (Calgary, Canada)

Languages spoken

  • English, French, some Norwegian and some Mandarin


  • Admitted to the New York State Bar


Recent publications

All publications

PRIO Paper

Carling, Jørgen; Elin Berstad Mortensen & Jennifer Wu (2011) A Systematic Bibliography on Return Migration, PRIO Paper. Oslo: Peace Research Institute Oslo.

Report - External Series

Carling, Jørgen; Papa Demba Fall; María Hernández Carretero; Mame Yassine Sarr; & Jennifer Wu (2013) Migration aspirations in Senegal: Who wants to leave and why does it matter?, European Policy Brief. Brussels: European Commission.