Katherine (Katie) Robiadek

PhD Student, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Adam Smith Fellow

Katie Robiadek is a PhD student in political science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her research interests include early modern political thought, social contract theory, democratic theory, and republicanism. Her dissertation examines the role of imagination in the political theories of influential early modern thinkers, including Machiavelli, Hobbes, and Spinoza. Katie earned a BA in political theory and constitutional democracy from Michigan State University’s James Madison College of Public Affairs.