Don Lavoie Fellows

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

Class of Spring 2021

George Agyeah
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: University of Arkansas

Luis Ahumada
Degree: MS
Discipline: Data Science
University: The George Washington University

Alexander Albrecht
Degree: MA
Discipline: Political Economy
University: King’s College London

Hala Altamimi
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Policy
University: Georgia State University

Gregory (Greg) Amusu
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Politics
University: Princeton University

Brevin Anderson
Degree: MA
Discipline: International Affairs
University: The George Washington University

Kirstin Anderson
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Wisconsin-Madison

Dillon Banis
Degree: PhD
Discipline: History
University: Columbia University

Andrew Berryhill
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Indiana University

Lakshya Bharadwaj
Degree: MPA
Discipline: Public Administration
University: The Ohio State University

Levi Boxell
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Stanford University

Christina Boyes
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Colorado Boulder

Philip Bunn
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Wisconsin-Madison

Joshua Bush
Degree: MS
Discipline: Organizational Dynamics
University: University of Pennsylvania

Alvin Camba
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Sociology
University: Johns Hopkins University

Selene Campion
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: Boston College

Jose Manuel Castro
Degree: PhD
Discipline: History
University: University College London

Stephanie Celaya Serventi
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Educational Leadership & Policy
University: University of Arizona

Simonas Cepenas
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Virginia

Danielle Chaim
Degree: JSD
Discipline: Law
University: Columbia University

Veronika (Miranda) Chase
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Global Governance & Human Security
University: University of Massachusetts

Robert Ciobanu
Degree: MA
Discipline: Philosophy, Politics & Economics
University: University of Bucharest

Carolyn Coles-Taylor
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Criminology, Law & Society
University: University of California

Kathryn Condon
Degree: D. Phil.
Discipline: Geography & the Environment
University: University of Oxford

Alec Crisman
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: McGill University

Santiago Cunial
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Pennsylvania

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

Daniel Davis
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Virginia

Conor Donnan
Degree: PhD
Discipline: History
University: University of Pennsylvania

Benjamin (Ben) Emmich
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Florida State University

Jingying Feng
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Curriculum & Instruction
University: University of Wisconsin-Madison

Brandon Folse
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Sociology
University: University of Oregon

Alexis Garretson
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Biology
University: Tufts University/Jackson Laboratory

Adam Gibbons
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Philosophy
University: Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick

Daniel (Dan) Gibbs
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Politics
University: Princeton University

Cooper Godfrey
Degree: JD
Discipline: Law
University: Harvard University

Marcus Golding
Degree: PhD
Discipline: History
University: The University of Texas at Austin

Raisa Gomez-Lowe
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Clark University

Chelsea Gray
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Environmental Science & Policy
University: George Mason University

Connor Grubaugh
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Notre Dame

João Victor Guedes Neto
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of Pittsburgh

Diego Guerrero
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Laura Gurskey
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Philosophy
University: University of Southern California

Connor Haaland
Degree: JD
Discipline: Law
University: Harvard University

Sjur Hamre
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: Duke University

Shelby Hanna
Degree: MA
Discipline: Philosophy
University: Texas Tech University

Ishmail Harris
Degree: JD
Discipline: Law
University: Villanova University

Katelyn (Katie) Hess
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: Florida State University

Saige Hill
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Administration & Policy
University: Old Dominion University

Corey Horn
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Philosophy
University: Tulane University

Mobarak Hossain
Degree: PhD
Program: Social Policy
University: Nuffield College, University of Oxford

Li Huang
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Criminology, Law & Society
University: University of California, Irvine

Jordan Hunter
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Affairs
University: Indiana University, Bloomington

Dmitry Ismagilov
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Economy
University: King's College London

Karl Johnson
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Health Policy & Management
University: University of North Carolina

Barbara Johnson
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Natural Resources & Sustainability
University: University of Alaska Fairbanks

Evan Johnson
Degree: MBA
Discipline: Business
University: Dalhousie University

Philip Jones
Degree: PhD
Discipline: International Affairs
University: Carleton University

Min-hyeok Kim
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: Indiana University, Bloomington

Sojeong Kim
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Public Affairs
University: University of Colorado Denver

Nicolas Klein-Zirbes
Degree: MS
Discipline: International Political Economy
University: London School of Economics & Political Science

Austin Knies
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Indiana University, Bloomington

Georgy Kopshteyn
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Economy
University: King's College London

Razmik Kozakjian
Degree: MA
Discipline: Security Studies
University: Georgetown University

Natalie Le
Degree: MLA
Discipline: Government
University: Harvard Extension School

Andrea Leal
Degree: MA
Discipline: Divinity
University: University of Chicago

Elizabeth Levinson
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Philosophy
University: University of Arizona

Agostina Lorenzini Moreno
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: Francisco Marroquín University

Luis Hernando Lozano-Paredes
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Built Environment-Urban Governance
University: University of Technology Sydney

Akiva Malamet
Degree: MA
Discipline: Philosophy
University: Queen’s University

Aylon Manor
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Philosophy
University: University of Maryland, College Park

Rebecca Maria Mari
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economic Geography
University: London School of Economics & Political Science

Cesar Martinez-Alvarez
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Political Science
University: University of California

Oliver McPherson-Smith
Degree: DPhil
Discipline: Politics
University: University of Oxford

Alessio Mitra
Degree: PhD
Discipline: Economics
University: University of Kent

Laura Montenovo
Degree: PhD
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
 

Class of Fall 2020

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: MA
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