Overview

At Jackson, you’ll find a community of fascinating peers with a wealth of remarkable life and work experiences.

M.A. Students

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Osasenaga Kelly Aghayere
Osasenaga Kelly Aghayere graduated from Duke University in 2017 with …
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Caroline Alexander
Caroline Alexander graduated from McGill University in 2015 with First …
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Jackson Bahn
Jack Bahn is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Carleton …
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Veronica Baker
Veronica Baker is a first-year masters student at the Yale …
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Rona Beresh
Rona Beresh is a first-year M.A. candidate at the Jackson …
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Amanda C. Blair
Amanda C. Blair graduated summa cum laude and First-Class Honors …
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Lottie Boardman
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Matthew Burnett
Matthew Burnett is passionate about solving interdisciplinary problems in international development, …
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Jill Capotosto
Jill Capotosto graduated from Elon University in North Carolina with …
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Tiffany Chan
Tiffany Chan was born in Canada and grew up in …
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Ensun Cho
Ensun Cho graduated from Georgetown University in 2017, with a …
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Brian Jae Won Chung
Brian Jae Won Chung was born in South Korea and raised …
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Liam Comer-Weaver
Liam Comer-Weaver graduated summa cum laude from the University of …
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Drew D'Alelio
Drew D’Alelio graduated from Northwestern University in 2016 with degrees …
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Cole DeVoy
Cole DeVoy graduated summa cum laude from Cornell University in …
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Benjamin Ditchfield
Benjamin Ditchfield was as a Chancellor’s Scholar at the University …
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Tony Formica
Tony Formica graduated from the United States Military Academy at …
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Douglas Gledhill
Douglas Gledhill graduated summa cum laude from Middlebury College in 2014. …
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Elizabeth Griesmer
Liz Griesmer is pursuing an M.A. at the Jackson Institute to …
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Anh Vu Ha
Anh Vu Ha is an analyst serving the Americas Department, …
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Adam Hammer
Adam Hammer graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from …
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Mai Hayano
Mai Hayano  is a Foreign Service Officer from the Government …
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Hannah Heether
Hannah Heether graduated from the United States Military Academy at West …
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Marc Ibáñez Díaz
Marc Ibáñez Díaz is a La Caixa Fellow pursuing an …
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Mai Ichihara
Mai Ichihara is a Master of Global Affairs and Master of Environmental …
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Deanna Johnson
Deanna Johnson is a first-year master’s student at the Yale …
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Christian E. Marin Kaldman
Christian E. Marin Kaldman is a Fulbright Scholar pursuing an …
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Sophie Kaldor
Sophie Kaldor graduated from Sydney University with a B.A. (languages) …
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Kathleen Keefe
Kathleen Keefe graduated cum laude from Wellesley College in 2009 with …
Nirabh Koirala Thumbnail
Nirabh Koirala
Nirabh Koirala graduated with a B.A. in economics and political …
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Anirudh Krishnan
Anirudh Krishnan is passionate about interdisciplinary work focused on identifying …
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Lissa Kryska
Lissa Kryska graduated from the University of Michigan in 2016 …
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Shobhit Kumar
Shobhit Kumar graduated Phi Beta Kappa with honors from Princeton …
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Shiori Kusuda
Shiori Kusuda is a Foreign Service Officer for the government …
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Richa Lalwani
Richa Lalwani graduated from National Law Institute University, Bhopal (India) …
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Jason Lapadula
Jason Lapadula grew up in Pelham, New York. He graduated cum …
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Nicholas Lewis-Walls
Nick Lewis-Walls graduated from the United States Military Academy at …
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Tuomas Lihr
Tuomas Lihr is a Fulbright scholar pursuing an MA in Global …
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Krista Mangiardi
Krista Mangiardi graduated from Hampshire College in Amherst, MA with …
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Emily McInerney
Emily McInerney is a joint-degree student with the Jackson Institute …
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Nathanael McLaughlin
Nathanael (Nat) McLaughlin grew up playing soccer in Los Angeles and …
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Ryan Nabil
Ryan Nabil graduated cum laude from Kenyon College in 2015 with …
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Alexander Nassikas
Alexander (Zander) Nassikas graduated from Wesleyan University in 2014 with a …
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Kendra Nealon
Originally from Glastonbury, Connecticut, Kendra Nealon is an M.A./MBA joint-degree …
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Colin Peterson
Colin Peterson grew up in Cary, North Carolina. He graduated …
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Stephanie Posner
Stephanie Posner graduated from the University of Cambridge in 2015 with a …
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Cristina Quijano
Cristina Quijano graduated summa cum laude from Universidad San Francisco …
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Faraz Salahuddin
Faraz Salahuddin is an M.A. candidate at the Jackson Institute …
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Juan Carlos Salamanca Vázquez
Juan Carlos Salamanca is a Fulbright Scholar born in Mexico …
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Cristobal Samardzich Rizo-Patron
Cristobal Samardzich is an economics and business journalist from Lima, …
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Emily Schiller
Emily Schiller received her B.A. with honors from Johns Hopkins University …
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Robin Schmid
Robin Schmid is pursuing a master’s degree at Yale University’s …
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Jacob Shiman
Jacob Shiman graduated magna cum laude in three years with a …
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Emily Sigman
Emily Sigman is a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow …
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Cara Ta
Cara Ta is a graduate of Stanford University, where she received …
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Carlos Vizcarra
Carlos Vizcarra holds a JD, an LLM in National Security Law, …
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Rotem Weizman
Rotem Weizman is a peacebuilder with a passion for the environment. …
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Zachary White
Zachary White graduated from Rutgers University in 2015 with a …
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Patrick Wiedorn
Pat Wiedorn graduated from the United States Naval Academy in …
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Rasik Winfield
Rasik Winfield graduated summa cum laude from the College of …
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Michael Wisner
Michael Wisner graduated magna cum laude from Princeton University with …
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Rachel Xu
Rachel Xu is a first-year M.A. student at the Yale …
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Chenyue Yang
Chenyue Yang was born and raised in northwestern China. She …
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Bruno Zuccolo
Bruno Zuccolo graduated from Brown University in 2016 with a …

M.A.S. Students

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Soley Kaldal
Soley Kaldal works as an expert lead for Arctic safety …
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Caley Langenwalter
Caley Langenwalter is a Special Operations officer in the United …
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Muzhda Sadat
Born and raised in Kabul, Afghanistan, Muzhda Sadat earned both …
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Matthew Trevithick
Matt Trevithick is a native of Boston, MA with a …