Mr. Flynn is the lead researcher of the Global Detention Project, based at the Graduate Institute. He is a former associate editor of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, a past fellow of the International Reporting Project (formerly the Pew International Journalism Program), and the recipient of multiple grants from the Fund for Investigative Journalism. His articles have been published by the Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, the Inter Press Service, Asia Times, and Mexico's Reforma, among other media outlets. He holds a bachelor's in philosophy from DePaul University and a master's in international relations (political science) from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies.
* Co-author, with Isabel Ricupero, ''Migration and Detention: Mapping the International Legal Terrain,'' Global Detention Project work paper, November 2009. * Co-author, with Cecilia Cannon, ''The Privatization of Immigration Detention: Towards a Global View,'' Global Detention Project working paper, September 2009. * Michael Flynn, ''Europe: On Its Borders New Problems,'' Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, November/December 2006. * Michael Flynn, ''The Elastic Frontier,'' in In Defense of the Alien, Center for Migration Studies, New York, 2005. * Editor, 'Seeking Refuge,' a special issue of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists on global migration and displacement, November/December 2002