Democracy Programs

Fatima Alam

Fatima Alam

Technology and Democracy Fellow, AY 2017-2018

Fatima Alam is a Researcher on Trust and Safety at Google. Previously, as a Public Policy Analyst she advised on cartography and mapping policies,...

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David  Allen

David Allen

History and Policy Fellow, AY 2016-2017

David Allen is a PhD candidate in International and Global History at Columbia University, having previously studied at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, and...

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Mariana Batista

Democratic Governance Fellow, Fall Semester 2018

Mariana Batista is an Assistant Professor at the Federal University of Pernambuco in the Department of Political Science. In 2014, she obtained her Ph.D....

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Simon Beste

Simon Beste

Democracy Visiting Fellow, AY 2015-2016

Simon Beste studied Political Science, History, Global Political Economy and Constitutional Law at the University of Kassel, Germany and Rutgers...

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Renée  Blackburn

Renée Blackburn

History and Policy Fellow, AY 2016-2017

Renée Blackburn is a PhD candidate in the History, Anthropology, and Science, Technology and Society (HASTS) program at MIT. Her dissertation examines...

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Emily Clough

Emily Clough

Democracy Doctoral Fellow, AY 2014-2015

Emily Clough was a doctoral candidate in the Department of Government at Harvard. Her background is in comparative politics and the political economy of...

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