Elena (Lena) Sirotkina

PhD Student, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Adam Smith Fellow

Lena Sirotkina is a PhD student in political science at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Her research interests include protest movement dynamics, how people attribute responsibility for political outcomes in autocracies, and methodologies for identifying false information in media narratives. Lena earned an MA in political science from National Research University Higher School of Economics and a BA in political science from Moscow State Linguistic University.