Don Lavoie Fellows

Don Lavoie Fellows consist of advanced undergraduates, recent graduates considering graduate school, and early-stage graduate students. Names denoted with an asterisk list their most recent educational program.

Class of 2022-2023

Emmanuel (Baba) Aduku
Degree: MPP
Discipline: Public Policy
University: University of Erfurt (Willy Brandt School of Public Policy)

Matthew Advent
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Philosophy
University: The Catholic University of America

Shubhangi Agarwalla*
Degree: BA LLB    
Discipline: Law
University: National Law University - Delhi

Patricia Agyapong
Degree: PhD    
Discipline: Economics
University: University of Kent

John Aiyede
Degree: MA
Discipline: Entrepreneurship
University: University of Louisville

Tolulope Ajobiewe
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Urban Policy Planning    
University: Middle East Technical University

Ahmad Alach
Degree: MD
Discipline: Medicine    
University: Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine

Andrew Aladi*
Degree: LLM
Discipline: Cybersecurity, Intelligence, and National Security Law    
University: George Mason University

Areej (Elizabeth) Ali
Degree: MS
Discipline: Applied Information Technology and Cybersecurity    
University: George Mason University

Sam Allen*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Philosophy    
University: Fort Lewis College

Pedro Almeida Jorge*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: Nova School of Business and Economics

Alexander (Alex) Alvarado*
Degree: BS    
Discipline: International Relations
University: Florida State University

Maria Amare
Degree: LLB
Discipline: Law
University: University of Carabobo

Manthan Anand
Degree: MA    
Discipline: Economics    
University: Indra Gandhi National Open University

Thomas Antishin
Degree: MA
Discipline: Politics & Education    
University: Columbia University

Alejandro Rameth (Rameth) Aréstegui Callo
Degree: MA
Discipline: Politics and International Law    
University: Francisco Marroquin University

Juan Artero Calvo
Degree: BA
Discipline: Mathematics/Economics        
University: The University of Texas at Austin

Agnes Asele
Degree: PhD    
Discipline: International Development    
University: The University of Southern Mississippi

Juan Felipe Avila Avila*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Government and International Relations    
University: Externado University

Benjamin (Ben) Ayanian
Degree: BA
Discipline: Philosophy    
University: University of Minnesota

Vansh Babbar
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics    
University: University of Delhi

César Báez Colmenares
Degree: BA
Discipline: Political Sciences    
University: Universidad Católica del Táchira

Hüseyin Yusuf Han (Yusufhan) Balci
Degree: BS
Discipline: Econometrics and Management Science
University: Erasmus University Rotterdam

Theodore (Theo) Banaszewski
Degree: BA
Discipline: History    
University: Creighton University

Rhythm Banerjee
Degree: MS
Discipline: International Economics    
University: The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Shaurya Bansal
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics    
University: University of Delhi

Sara Bardhan
Degree: MA/MSc
Discipline: Urban Planning and Governing
University: Tata Institute of Social Sciences

Warren Barge
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics and Political Science
University: Truman State University

Jordan Beal
Degree: MA    
Discipline: German/Applied Linguistics    
University: Texas Tech University

Max Bendjaballah
Degree: BS
Discipline: Politics and International Relations
University: University College London

Ann Bernhardt
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Counseling Psychology    
University: Texas A&M University

Becca Bettinger
Degree: BS
Discipline: International, Social, and Public Policy
University: London School of Economics and Political Science

Nalin Bhatt*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics    
University: George Mason University

Prajwal Bista
Degree: BS
Discipline: International Economics
University: Georgetown University in Qatar

Casey Black
Degree: BA
Discipline: Anthropology    
University: The University of Wyoming

Mookho Blandina
Degree: BA
Discipline: Strategic Management    
University: Luiss University

Thalia (Thal) Blankson
Degree: MA
Discipline: International Affairs & Leadership    
University: Arizona State University

Mateusz (Matt) Blaszczyk
Degree: LLM
Discipline: Law    
University: Georgetown University

Michael Blose
Degree: MBA
Discipline: Quantitative Finance and Business Analytics
University: Babson College

Tudor Boanda
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics and Political Science    
University: CUNY, Hunter College

Lawrence Bosek
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Technology Management    
University: Indiana State University

Michael Boudreaux
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: Texas Christian University

Shane Bowers
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Visual Art: Philosophy, Aesthetics, & Art Theory    
University: Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts

Austin (Sam) Branthoover
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics    
University: Grove City College

George Brownsell
Degree: Mphil/PhD
Discipline: Social Policy    
University: University of Lincoln

Katherine Bullis*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: Texas Christian University

Caroline Burdick*
Degree: BA
Discipline: International Relations
University: James Madison College at Michigan State University

Jared Byrne
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Innovation in Global Development    
University: Arizona State University

Exequiel Caceres
Degree: BSc
Discipline: Economics    
University: University of Chile

Robert Callahan
Degree: MA
Discipline: International Relations
University: University of Chicago

Maia Campbell
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Politics    
University: University of Dallas

Alathia (Theo) Campbell
Degree: MA
Discipline: English    
University: Villanova University

Seth Carter
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics    
University: West Virginia University

Aicha Chabbi
Degree: MA
Discipline: International Governance and Diplomacy
University: Sciences Po

Arthur Chaboute*
Degree: MA
Discipline: Finance, Strategy, and International Affairs    
University: Sciences Po Paris – Universitat St. Gallen

Antón Chamberlin
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Middle Tennessee State University

Zachary Cheek
Degree: BA
Discipline: International Development
University: London School of Economics and Political Science

Ting Chun*
Degree: MRes
Discipline: Global Political Economy
University: University of Bristol

Peter Cline
Degree: BA
Discipline: Political Science
University: Chapman University

Tahara Coleman
Degree: MA
Discipline: Multicultural Women and Gender Studies
University: Texas Woman’s University

Sean Corbett
Degree: BA
Discipline: Philosophy, Politics, Economics, and Law
University: University of Richmond

Rosella Cottam*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Politics, Philosophy, & Economics
University: New College of the Humanities

David Crabtree
Degree: MA
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Chicago

Luis (Efrén) Cuenca-Ochoa*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Mechanical Electrical Engineering
University: Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo Léon

Shannon Dailey
Degree: BA
Discipline: History, Religious Studies, and Secondary Education
University: University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Fernando D'Andrea
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Entrepreneurship
University: Oklahoma State University

Sadaf Dastan*
Degree: MA
Discipline: International Affairs
University: The George Washington University

Eric Decker
Degree: MSc
Discipline: Statistics
University: Aarhus University

Victoria Maria (Victoria) Deliu
Degree: BA
Discipline: Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
University: University of Bucharest, Romania

Knollis Delle
Degree: MEng
Discipline: Engineering
University: Tsinghua University

Himanshu Dhingra*
Degree: BA LLB
Discipline: Law
University: Chaudhary Charan Sigh University

Abigail (Abby) Dimmick
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: Purdue University

Elizabeth Donaway
Degree: MS
Discipline: Economics
University: Purdue University

Mallory Dreyer
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Affairs
University: Indiana University

Rachel Erich
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: Cedarville University

Emily (Emilya) Ershtein
Degree: BA
Discipline: Mathematical Methods in Social Science
University: Northwestern University

Annelisse Escobar
Degree: MPP
Discipline: Public Policy
University: University of Oxford

Stephen Evensen
Degree: MA
Discipline: Philosophy
University: The University of Texas at Austin

Matthew Fagerstrom
Degree: MSc
Discipline: Economics
University: London School of Economics and Political Science

Marcos Falcone*
Degree: MA
Discipline: Social Sciences
University: University of Chicago

Segun Fatudimu
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Global Studies
University: University of British Columbia

Sergey Fedorov
Degree: MA
Discipline: Economics
University: National Taiwan University

Carl Fletcher
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics and Finance
University: University of Louisville

Razvan-Ionut (Razvan) Foncea
Degree: BA
Discipline: Public Administration and Security Studies
University: Babes-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca

Anne Frederick
Degree: MA
Discipline: International Relations
University: Luiss Guido Carli

Tom Gäbelein
Degree: MA
Discipline: Philosophy
University: Ruhr-University Bochum

Ecaterina Gaitan*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Politics, Psychology, Law, and Economics
University: University of Amsterdam

Abel Gaiya*
Degree: MSc
Discipline: Development Economics
University: SOAS University of London

George Garcia
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Bantayehu Demlie (Bantayehu) Gezahegn
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Business and Human Rights
University: Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Bavaria, Germany

Zulfa Ghannouchi*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics and Global Affairs
University: George Mason University

Amrutha Girish*
Degree: MA
Discipline: Development Studies
University: Indira Gandhi Open University

Zachary (Zach) Glatzer
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Business Administration
University: Florida Atlantic University

Marina Gontijo Campos Christo
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: IBMEC

Stephanie Gotfried*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: George Mason University

Sharen (Sharen Thumboo) Govindsamy
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Women’s Studies
University: Bangalore University

Giovanni Gravano
Degree: MA
Discipline: International Affairs
University: Texas A&M University, George H.W. Bush School of Government and Public Service

Harrison Griffiths*
Degree: MA
Discipline: History and Politics
University: University College London

Luis Guillén
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: Universidad Tecnologica Centroamericana

James (Jim) Gulley
Degree: MA
Discipline: History
University: University of Georgia

Lilly Gullickson
Degree: MPP
Discipline: Public Policy
University: University of Chicago

Siddharth (Sid) Gundapaneni
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: Binghamton

Manya Gupta
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: University of Delhi

Yaksh Handa
Degree: MA
Discipline: Economic Policy for Global Transition
University: European Union’s Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree

Khondker Salehin (Sal) Haque
Degree: BA
Discipline: Political Science
University: Simon Fraser University

Israr Hasan*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: BRAC University

Walker Haskins*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Political Science
University: The University of Amsterdam

Roberta Ica
Degree: MS
Discipline: Economics
University: Vienna University of Economics & Business

Rachel Idso*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: Utah State University

Saahil Iyer*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: George Mason University

Khushi Jain
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: SOAS University of London

Elijah James
Degree: BBA
Discipline: Finance
University: Kennesaw State University

Rachael Josephs
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Energy Engineering
University: University of North Dakota

Jayat Joshi
Degree: MA
Discipline: Development Studies
University: Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Jonathan (Jon) Joyner*
Degree: BA
Discipline: International Studies
University: The University of Alabama

Jorge Jraissati*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Business
University: Wilkes Honors College at Florida Atlantic University

Qirui (Jerry) Ju
Degree: MA
Discipline: Economics
University: Duke University

Lucienne Julian
Degree: MS
Discipline: Data Science for Public Policy
University: Georgetown University

Aida Kadyrzhanova
Degree: BA
Discipline: Political Science and International Relations
University: Nazarbayev University

Marta Kakol
Degree: MSc
Discipline: Politics Research
University: University of Oxford

Jovan Kalem
Degree: BS
Discipline: Biology
University: University of Belgrade

Krzysztof (Kris) Kaleta
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Digital Politics
University: Manchester Metropolitan University

Georgii (George) Karpenko
Degree: MA
Discipline: Politics, Philosophy, and Economics
University: Higher School of Economics

Natasha Kataw
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: Texas Christian University

Sukhbir Kaur
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Banaras Hindu University

Jackson Keese
Degree: BS
Discipline: Mechanical Engineering, Mathematics, and Economics
University: Texas Christian University

Eva Keïta
Degree: LLM
Discipline: Law
University: Stanford University

Tanner (TJ) Kennedy*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: Brigham Young University-Provo

Mohammad Anas (Anas) Khan
Degree: LLB
Discipline: Environmental and Social Change
University: University of Winnipeg

Christopher Kitchens
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: Georgia Institute of Technology

JoElla Kleinhesselink
Degree: BA
Discipline: Political Science & Economics
University: University of South Dakota

Eliseo Koval
Degree: BA
Discipline: Law and German Translation
University: University of Buenos Aires

Laura Kozuszek
Degree: MS
Discipline: Global Studies & International Relations
University: Northeastern University

Nejra Kravic*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Communications
University: Scripps College

Kushal Kumar Reddy
Degree: MSc
Discipline: Behavioral and Computational Economics
University: Chapman University

Joseph (Joe) Kusluch
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: Kent State University

Ely Lassman
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: University of Bristol

Meizhou (Martin) Le
Degree: BA
Discipline: International Trade and Finance
University: Zhejiang University of Technology – Leeds Beckett University

Adan Leal*
Degree: BBA
Discipline: Finance
University: University of Texas

Jeremiah Ludwig*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Politics
University: University of Arizona

Lucombo Luveia
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Howard University

Luke Lytle
Degree: BA
Discipline: International Affairs and Philosophy with a Public Affairs Focus
University: George Washington University

Mahlatse Mabeba
Degree: PhD
Discipline: General & Quantitative Economics
University: Corvinus

Shaun Magnaye*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: Macewan University

Emily Marsh
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics and Mathematics
University: Hillsdale College

Cory Massimino*
Degree: AA
Discipline: Economics
University: Seminole State College

Lesedi Matlala
Degree: BA
Discipline: Public Management, Governance, & Public Policy
University: University of Johannesburg

Nathan (Nate) McCormick
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: Northern Illinois University

Laura McLaughlin
Degree: MBA
Discipline: Business Administration and Finance
University: Vanderbilt University

Esha Meher
Degree: MA
Discipline: Religion and Law
University: Yale University

Ryan Meister
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: University of North Texas

Luis (Luis Pedro or Luispe) Mendizabal Dardon
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: Francisco Marroquin University

Maitreyi Menon*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: FLAME University

Katie Mimini
Degree: JD
Discipline: Law
University: Columbia Law School

Vincent Miozzi
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Agricultural & Applied Economics
University: Texas Tech University

Sudisha Mishra*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: University of Delhi

Prachi Mishra*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Chemistry
University: Ravenshaw University

Tabassum Maisha (Mona) Mona
Degree: BA
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Dhaka

Barbara Montgomery
Degree: MA
Discipline: Political Science
University: George Mason University

Estuardo (Sebastian) Morales Forte
Degree: BA
Discipline: Latin American Studies
University: Tulane University

Rafael (Rafa) Morales Guzman
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Policy
University: University of Saskatchewan

Malachi Morrison
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: Cedarville University

Abhinav Motheram*
Degree: MS
Discipline: Economics
University: Birla Institute of Technology & Science

Caio Motta
Degree: MA
Discipline: Political Philosophy
University: State University of Londrina

Fawad (Faddi) Murad
Degree: BS
Discipline: Aviation Technology
University: Utah State

Shreyas Narla*
Degree: BLS & LLB
Discipline: Law
University: Government Law College

Shanchhith Nayak
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal

Uchenna (Uche) Ndu
Degree: MS
Discipline: Leadership Practice (Healthcare Improvement)
University: Lancaster University, United Kingdom

Shaun Nel
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: University of South Africa

Hai-Trieu Nguyen
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Hillsdale College

Jacqueline Nguyen*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Business Administration
University: California State Polytechnic University

Nameetta Nierakkal
Degree: BA
Discipline: International and Development Studies
University: The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Katie Nissen
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Michigan

Petro (Peter) Nochovkin
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economic Analysis
University: Kyiv School of Economics

William (Bill) Nondorf
Degree: BA
Discipline: International Business & Trade Law
University: University of Illinois Chicago School of Law

Sarah Oluyeju
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Law
University: Golden Gate University

Nicholas (Nick) Orlando
Degree: MA
Discipline: Public and International Affairs
University: University of Pittsburgh

Amanda Ostuni
Degree: MPP
Discipline: Public Policy
University: Duke University

Meray Ozat
Degree: MSc
Discipline: Foreign Service
University: Georgetown University

Laura Pabello*
Degree: MA
Discipline: Global Markets
University: University of Glasgow

Madeline Pan*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Biological Sciences and Health & Society
University: Southern Methodist University

Shradha Pandey
Degree: LLB
Discipline: Law and Public Policy
University: Tamil Nadu National Law University

Aruja Pandey*
Degree: MA
Discipline: Regulatory Governance
University: Tata Institute of Social Sciences

Harriet Patterson
Degree: BA
Discipline: Music
University: University of Cambridge

Nohl Patterson*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics/Government
University: Claremont Mckenna College

Khanh Pham
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics and Mathematics
University: Texas Christian University

David Podvia
Degree: MPA
Discipline: Local Government Policy and Administration
University: University of North Florida

Matjia Popovic
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics and Finance
University: London School of Economics and Political Science

Verónica (Vero) Portugal
Degree: BA
Discipline: Computer Science
University: Universidad Virtual del Estado de Guanajuato

Madhumitha Raghuraman
Degree: MA
Discipline: Development Studies
University: Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Adrita Rahman
Degree: MPP
Discipline: Health Policy
University: McGill University

Shardha Rajam
Degree: LLM
Discipline: Law
University: New York University School of Law

Leonel Regalado Cardoso
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: Universidad Francisco Marroquin

William (Bristow) Richards
Degree: MS
Discipline: Public Policy and Management
University: Carnegie Mellon University – Heinz College

Tihara Richardson
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Administration
University: Old Dominion University

Sofia Rinvil
Degree: JD/MPA
Discipline: Law & Public Administration
University: Harvard University

Chavon Rogers
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: University of Massachusetts Amherst

Catarina Roman
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of California, San Diego

Vinayakan Sajeev Beena*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: University of Kerala

Kruposhri Sakhare
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal, India

Arturo Sánchez Navarro
Degree: BA
Discipline: Computational Analysis & Public Policy
University: University of Chicago

Rior Santos
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Sociology
University: De La Salle University

Alexander (Alex) Schmid
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Comparative Literature
University: Louisiana State University

Paul Scholes
Degree: MA
Discipline: Sociology
University: Texas A&M

Linda Sebbas
Degree: MPP
Discipline: Public Policy
University: The Paris Institute of Political Studies

Benjamin (Ben) Seevers
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics and Philosophy
University: Grove City College

Francis Semwaza
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Anthropology
University: University of Florida

Kadambari Shah*
Degree: Postgraduate Diploma
Discipline: Economics and Finance
University: Meghnad Desi Academy of Economics

Tascha Shahriari-Parsa
Degree: JD
Discipline: Law
University: Harvard Law School

Atibhi Sharma
Degree: MA
Discipline: Economic Policy
University: Boston University

David Shrestha*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Journalism, Psychology, and English
University: Christ University

Zachary Shuter*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Politics, Philosophy, Economics, and Law
University: University of Arizona

Vladyslav (Vlad) Shutko
Degree: LLM
Discipline: Law
University: City, University of London 

Julia Sibale
Degree: MA
Discipline: Governance and Regional Integration
University: Pan African University

Ismail Siddiqui
Degree: MA
Discipline: Development Studies
University: Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Nicolas Silva
Degree: BA
Discipline: Philosophy
University: University of Chile

Tiago Silva Pires*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: IBMEC

Silvio Livio Simonetti Neto
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: Texas Tech University

Arunit Singh
Degree: MA
Discipline: Economics
University: University of Hyderabad

Nivedita Singh
Degree: MA
Discipline: Geography
University: Delhi School of Economics

Shreyansh Singh
Degree: LLM
Discipline: International Trade Law
University: Columbia Law School

Brajendra Singh
Degree: Online Micromasters
Discipline: Development Economics
University: MITx

Adrian Sinner-Dorsch
Degree: MSc
Discipline: Economics
University: Humboldt University of Berlin

Dovydas Skarolskis
Degree: MA
Discipline: Eastern European and Russian Studies
University: Vilnius University

Anna Snyder*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Government
University: Georgetown

Jayesh Solanki
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Social Management
University: Central University of Gujarat

Amber Spalek*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Global Affairs
University: George Mason University

Michael Sparks
Degree: BA
Discipline: Mathematics
University: Christopher Newport University

Paul Sperneac-Wolfer
Degree: MA
Discipline: Sociology & Social Anthropology
University: Central European University, Vienna, Austria

Krshtee Sukhbilas
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics and Finance
University: University of Mauritius

Barney Sultani*
Degree: LLB
Discipline: Law
University: Kenya School of Law

Samrudha Surana
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: Azim Premji University

Ryan Swanson
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: Hamilton College

Adam Swisher
Degree: BS
Discipline: Agricultural & Applied Economics
University: Texas Tech University

Hongie (Pelekeh) Tapang
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science & Public Administration
University: Ankara Yildirim Beyazit University

Diana Tejero*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Law and Business Administration
University: University of Zaragoza

Ruhamah Thejus
Degree: MA
Discipline: Geography
University: Bonn University

Nicholas (Nick) Thompson
Degree: MS
Discipline: Mathematics
University: Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Sebastian Thormann
Degree: BA
Discipline: Information Systems
University: University of Passau

Rishika Todi*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Global & International Studies
University: The College of Wooster

André Tosta
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Law
University: Rio de Janeiro State University

Gowri Varma
Degree: MA
Discipline: Development Studies
University: Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Vibhu Vikramaditya*
Degree: BS
Discipline: Economics
University: Mit WPU - India

Trevor Vogel
Degree: MS
Discipline: Applied Economics
University: Montana State University

Violet Wang
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics and Public Policy
University: Duke University

Yici (Angela) Wang
Degree: BA
Discipline: Computational Analysis and Public Policy
University: University of Chicago

Francisco Watty López
Degree: MSc
Discipline: Development Economics
University: University of Göttingen

David Waugh*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: Hampden-Sydney College

Trish Weber
Degree: BA
Discipline: Entrepreneurship
University: Kennesaw State University

Samuel Whitthorne*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Philosophy, Politics, Economics, and Law
University: The University of Arizona

Egil (Malte) Wilhelmsson
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics and Politics
University: The University of Manchester

Ho Cheung (Alex) Wong*
Degree: MA
Discipline: International Relations
University: Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies - Geneva

Chang-Yeh (Michael) Wu
Degree: M.Phil
Discipline: Business
University: University of Notre Dame Austrailia

Awaid Yasin
Degree: MA
Discipline: Computational Social Science
University: University of Chicago

Yunus Emre (Emre) Yavuz
Degree: MA
Discipline: International Relations
University: Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies

Haiyang Zhang
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Strategy
University: Harvard Business School

Joseph Zhong
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics and Public Policy
University: Claremont McKenna College

Zhiyu Zhou
Degree: BS
Discipline: Education Studies, Asian Languages & Cultures, Linguistics
University: University of Wisconsin-Madison

Veronica Zivava*
Degree: MA
Discipline: History
University: Midlands State University

 

Foundations Class of 2021-2022

Violet Acumo
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Policy
University: University of Massachusetts Boston

Rania (Rania) Al-Bawwab
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Middle Tennessee State University

Azhar Ali
Degree: MPA
Discipline: Public Administration
University: Columbia University

Joshua (Josh) Allen
Degree: MA
Discipline: Democracy & Governance
University: Georgetown University

Pedro Almeida Jorge
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Discipline: Economics
University: The University of Alabama

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Discipline: Economics
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Discipline: Liberal Arts
University: Duke University

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Discipline: History
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Discipline: Economics
University: American University

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University: Rochester Institute of Technology

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Discipline: Economics
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Discipline: Philosophy of the Social Sciences
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Discipline: Philosophy
University: University of Bucharest

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University: Carnegie Mellon University

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Discipline: Political Economy
University: King's College London

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Discipline: History and Political Science
University: Ludwig Maximilian University Munich

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Discipline: Economics
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Discipline: Economics
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Discipline: Political Science
University: Heidelberg University, Germany

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Discipline: Global Human Development
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Discipline: Economics
University: London School of Economics & Political Science

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Discipline: Global Markets
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Discipline: Sociology
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Discipline: Economics and European Studies
University: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Discipline: Economics and Public Policy
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Discipline: Classics
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Discipline: Economics
University: Howard University

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Discipline: Political Science
University: McGill University

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Discipline: Economics
University: London School of Economics and Political Science

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Discipline: Economics
University: George Mason University

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Discipline: Finance
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Discipline: Communications
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Discipline: History
University: New York University

Maria Grigoropoulou
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Discipline: Law
University: University of Hamburg

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Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Notre Dame

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Discipline: Public Policy
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Discipline: History
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Discipline: Economics
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Discipline: Philosophy
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Discipline: Economics
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University: Buenos Aires University

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Discipline: Economics & Political Science
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Discipline: Political Science
University: Miami University

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Discipline: Economics
University: Grove City College

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Discipline: Economics
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Discipline: Political Science and Finance
University: Sciences Po Paris

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Discipline: Politics and International Relations
University: University College London

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University: London School of Economics and Political Science

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Discipline: Political Science and History
University: Carleton University

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Discipline: Public Policy
University: University of Chicago

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Discipline: Public Policy
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Discipline: Religion
University: Yale University

Ryan Meister
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University: University of California Santa Barbra

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Discipline: Development Studies
University: London School of Economics & Political Science

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Degree: BA
Discipline: Political Science
University: Columbia University

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Degree: MPP
Discipline: Master of Public Policy
University: Harvard University

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Degree: MA
Discipline: Public Policy
University: Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India

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Discipline: Economics
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Discipline: Sociology
University: University of Cambridge

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Discipline: Political Science
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Discipline: Public Policy
University: Duke University

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Discipline: Philosophy and Economics
University: Hampden-Sydney College

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Discipline: Economics
University: Wichita State University

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Discipline: Economics
University: Ca' Foscari University of Venice

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Discipline: Economics
University: University of Kent

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Discipline: Social Studies
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Discipline: Finance
University: Southwestern University of Finance and Economics

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Discipline: Public policy & Global Health
University: Sciences Po Paris

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Discipline: Law
University: The University of Hong Kong

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Discipline: Philosophy
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Discipline: Dual degree in Economics and Politics and Government
University: Columbia University and Sciences Po, Pari

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Discipline: Political Science
University: Indira Gandhi National Open University

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Discipline: Political Science
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Discipline: Political Science
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Discipline: Political Science
University: Indiana University, Bloomington

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Discipline: Economics
University: Indiana University, Bloomington

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University: King's College London

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Discipline: Philosophy
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Discipline: Political Science
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Discipline: Politics
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Discipline: Economics
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Discipline: Public Affairs
University: Indiana University, Bloomington

Bryant Moy
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: Washington University in St. Louis

Shilpi Mukherjee
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Clemson University

Fungisai (Fungi) Musoni
Degree: PhD
Discipline: African American & African Studies
University: The Ohio State University

Thuy Nguyen
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Oregon

Clara Ohakim
Degree: MA
Discipline: Global Human Development
University: Georgetown University

Krystal-Gayle (Krystal) O'Neill
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Global Governance & Human Security
University: University of Massachusetts, Boston

Bianca Onwukwe
Degree: MPP
Discipline: Public Policy
University: The George Washington University

Erick Alfredo Ortega Rico
Degree: PhD/JD
Discipline: Law
University: University of Vienna

Timothy O'Shea
Degree: JD
Discipline: Law
University: Georgetown University

Maria Manuella Pache de Athayde
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Policy
University: University of Massachusetts, Boston

Charles Parkhurst
Degree: MA
Discipline: Criminology
University: The George Washington University

Jonathan Phares
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Supply Chain Management
University: University of Arkansas

Shanna Phillips
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Economics
University: University of California

John (Joseph) Porter
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Philosophy
University: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Travis Quigley
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Philosophy
University: University of Arizona

Yichen Rao
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Anthropology and Science & Technology Studies
University: The University of Hong Kong

Alexander Reese
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economic Ethics
University: Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg

Elizabeth Robbins
Degree: JD
Discipline: Law
University: Villanova University

Matthew (Matt) Rosen
Degree: DPhil
Discipline: Philosophy
University: University of Oxford

Shubho Roy
Degree: JSD
Discipline: Law
University: University of Chicago

Adrian Rubio
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Philosophy
University: Boston College

Maryam Salihu
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Policy
University: University of Massachusetts, Boston

Kathy Sanchez
Degree: MPP
Discipline: Public Management
University: University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

Yesenia Sanchez
Degree: MA
Discipline: History
University: Columbia University

Jenna Schaffer
Degree: JD
Discipline: Law
University: Villanova University

Tim Florian Sepp
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Leipzig University

Shubhangi
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Law
University: University of Münster

Abhinav Singh
Degree: MS
Discipline: Behavioral & Computational Economics
University: Chapman University

Nils Sonnenberg
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Leipzig University

Jake Spinella
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Philosophy
University: University of Illinois at Chicago

Christoph Sponsel
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Oxford

Godfreyb Ssekajja
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Policy
University: Indiana University, Bloomington

Spencer Stewart
Degree: PhD
Discipline: History
University: University of Chicago

Julien Subburayalu
Degree: PhD and MPH and MBA
Discipline: Clinical Medicine
University: University of Cambridge

John Taden
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Policy & Political Economy
University: The University of Texas at Dallas

Cameron Tilley
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: Duke University

Alda Tomo
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Environmental Economics & Environmental Management
University: University of York

Audrey Townend
Degree: MSc
Discipline: Political Economy of Emerging Markets
University: King’s College London

Kristin Van Dorn
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Organizational Leadership, Policy & Development
University: University of Minnesota

Anastasiia Vlasenko
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: Florida State University

Joseph (Joe) Wallace
Degree: PhD/JD
Discipline: History
University: Johns Hopkins University

Jordan Walters
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Philosophy
University: McGill University

Ruth Winecoff
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Affairs
University: Indiana University, Bloomington

Ashley Wright
Degree: MA
Discipline: Public Policy
University: University of Chicago

Telma Yamou
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Agri-Environmental Economics
University: University of Kent

Stephanie Zawada
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Clinical & Translational Science
University: Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Yiyang Zhuge
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Theory
University: Boston College
 

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Antonia Alksnis
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of California, Berkeley

Erika Barker
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: West Virginia University

Jordan Battle
Degree: BA
Discipline: Political Science and Philosophy
University: Tulane University

Philippe Becker Marcano*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Philosophy, Politics and Economics
University: University of Pennsylvania

Christina Biedny
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Applied Microeconomics
University: Michigan State University

Llord Brooks
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Supply Chain Management
University: University of Arkansas
Previous Education: Arizona State University, MA in Global Logistics 

Patrick Carlin
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Administration
University: Indiana University

Arthur Chaboute
Degree: MA
Discipline: Finance and Interdisciplinary Studies
University: University of St. Gallen

Benjamin (Ben) Chase
Degree: MA
Discipline: Behavioral and Computational Economics
University: Chapman University

Daniel Cochrane*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Government and Political Theory
University: Patrick Henry College 

Margaret Copello
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: Florida State University

Anisa Dagher
Degree: BA
Discipline: International Relations
University: Michigan State University

Fernando D’Andrea
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Entrepreneurship
University: Oklahoma State University

Emily Davis
Degree: BA 
Discipline: Business Economics
University: University of Louisville

Isaac Dubovoy
Degree: BA 
Discipline: Economics and Mathematics
University: North Dakota State University

Luis Duran
Degree: BA 
Discipline: Politial Science
University: Boston College

Danielle (Daniella) Efrat
Degree: BA
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of California, Los Angeles

Lucas Garcez
Degree: PhD 
Discipline: Economics
University: University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Abebe Gasparini
Degree: MA 
Discipline: Politics and Societies in East Asia
University: University of Tübingen

Edgar Gutiérrez Aiza
Degree: MSc
Discipline: Political Science and Philosophy
University: University of Oxford

Dino Hadziahmetovic
Degree: BA
Discipline: Political Science and Philosophy
University: Arizona State University 

Isaac Hilaneh
Degree: BA
Discipline: Philosophy
University: Arizona State University

Maya Hoholick*
Degree: MA
Discipline: Public Policy
University: California Lutheran University

Geeta Jhangiani
Degree: BA
Discipline: Finance and Legal Studies
University: Tulane University

Rebecca Kaiser
Degree: MS 
Discipline: Applied Economics
University: Montana State University

Mary Beth Kelly
Degree: MA
Discipline: Political Science and Law
University: University of New Orleans

Esther Kim
Degree: BA
Discipline: Government and Environmental Science
University: Colby College

Siobhain Lash
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Philosophy
University: Tulane University

Aquila Maliyekkal*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
University: University of Richmond

Sabrina Maristela*
Degree: MA
Discipline: Political Science and Political Economy
University: Ashland University

Fiona McMurtry*
Degree: MA
Discipline: Philosophy
University: Tulane University

Jackson Mejia*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics 
University: University of Minnesota

Emily (Emily Rose) Mitchell
Degree: PhD
Discipline: International Relations
University: University of North Carolina

Deven Mukkamala
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics
University: University of Chicago

Kole Nichols
Degree: MA
Discipline: Economics
University: North Dakota State University

Katie Nissen
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Michigan

Songyun (Song) Park
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: Boston University

Akshat Patel*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics 
University: Boston University

Adam Peirce
Degree: MA
Discipline: Economics 
University: Troy University

Thane Reid
Degree: BA
Discipline: Anthropology and English Literature
University: Wichita State University 

Nicholas (Nick) Reinarts
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Middle Tennessee State University

Jonathan Rivas*
Degree: MPA & MCJ
Discipline: Public Administration and Criminal Justice
University: University of Colorado, Denver

Anna (Catarina) Roman*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Social Sciences
University: University of Sao Paulo

Alisson Rowland
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of California, Irvine

Ariel Sheen
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Innovation and Technology Management  
University: Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana  

Michael Sparks
Degree: BA
Discipline: Mathematical Economics  
University: Christopher Newport University  

Aaron Staples
Degree: PhD 
Discipline: Agriculture, Food, and Resource Economics  
University: Michigan State University  

Matthew Stuhlmuller*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Theological Ethics  
University: University of Chicago Divinity School  

Marco Taylhardat
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics   
University: Florida State University  

Nicholas (Nick) Thielman*
Degree: BA
Discipline: Economics and International Politics
University: Ashland University  

Gracie Tolley
Degree: MA 
Discipline: Anthropology
University: Wichita State University

Elias van Emmerick
Degree: BA 
Discipline: Economics and Politics
University: Pomona College

Jesse Velay-Vitow
Degree: PhD 
Discipline: Physics
University: University of Toronto

Stephen Vescuso
Degree: BA 
Discipline: Accounting and Business Administration
University: Kennesaw State University

Reginald Wallace
Degree: BA 
Discipline: Economics
University: Wake Forest University

Walker Wright
Degree: MA
Discipline: Government
University: Johns Hopkins University

Huahui Zhu
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Theory
University: Kings College, London