Erin Corcoran

Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, Keough School of Global Affairs

1110E Jenkins And Nanovic Halls
Notre Dame, IN 46556
(574) 631-9532

Executive Director, Concurrent Faculty

  • U.S. immigration law and policy
  • Refugee and asylum law
  • Protection of vulnerable migrant populations
  • Human trafficking


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Biden aims to 'preserve and fortify' DACA amid legal challenges

“What Judge Hanen held was that the Obama DACA order most likely would not survive judicial scrutiny because the way in which he went about creating it violated the Administrative Procedure Act,” said Erin Corcoran, executive director of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame.

Biden's change of route in US immigration policy (A mudança de rota de Biden na política de imigração dos EUA)

“It is not exactly a question of opening the gate. But it sends the message that we are going to grant basic legal rights and be respectful to immigrants," says Erin Corcoran, director of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at ND. (“Não se trata exatamente de abrir a porteira. Mas passa a mensagem de que vamos conceder direitos legais básicos e ser respeitosos com imigrantes”, afirma Erin Corcoran, diretora do Instituto Kroc de Estudos Internacionais de Paz, da Universidade Notre Dame.)