Darshan Goux

Senior Lab Director, Allen Lab for Democracy Renovation

Darshan Goux is the Senior Lab Director for the Allen Lab for Democracy Renovation at the Ash Center. Prior to joining the Allen Lab, she was Chief Program Officer at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate and Director of the American Institutions, Society, and the Public Good program at the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. An experienced strategist with expertise in American democracy, public opinion, and research methods, she has advised candidates and nonprofit, corporate, and political organizations around the globe. Darshan has held positions at IBM, Partners HealthCare, UC Berkeley, and the University of British Columbia. She holds a Ph.D. in political science from the University of California, Berkeley, and a B.A. from Yale University in Ethics, Politics, and Economics.