Overview

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

M.A. / M.P.P. Students

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Pauline Acquah
Pauline Acquah graduated from Cornell University in 2018, where she …
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Elen Aghekyan
Elen Aghekyan is an M.A. student at the Jackson Institute …
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Caroline Agsten
Caroline Agsten is an M.A. candidate at the Jackson Institute. …
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Darryl Alexander
Darryl Alexander, originally from Brooklyn, New York, graduated from the …
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Jackson Bahn
Jack Bahn is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Carleton …
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Rona Beresh
Rona Beresh is a joint MBA and MA in Global …
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Chandra Bhandari
Chandra Bhandari graduated from the London School of Economics in …
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Courtney Bliler
Courtney Bliler is a first-year MA student at the Jackson …
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Cole Blum
Cole Blum is a first-year master's student at the Jackson …
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Douglas Burt
Douglas Burt is a first-year master’s student at the Jackson …
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Jane Carroll
Jane Carroll is a MPP candidate at the Jackson Institute …
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Sidney Cech
Sidney Cech is a joint-degree candidate at the Jackson Institute …
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Alex Cherry
Alex Cherry is a first-year master’s student at the Jackson …
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Hayoung Choi
Hayoung Choi was born and raised in Seoul, South Korea. …
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Sangbin Choi
Sangbin Choi is an MPP candidate at Jackson Institute and …
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Abigail Cohen
Abigail (Abby) Cohen graduated cum laude from Dartmouth College with …
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Stephen Coles
Stephen Coles grew up in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and graduated magna …
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Annie Crabill
Annie Crabill is a first year M.A. student at Jackson …
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Drew D'Alelio
Drew D’Alelio is a third-year joint degree student at the …
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Michael Davies
Michael Davies graduated from the University of Oxford with a …
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Nicholas Dockery
Major Nicholas Dockery is Downing Scholar and an active duty …
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Andrew Doris
Andrew Doris is a former Army logistics officer studying foreign …
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Nicolás Esguerra
Nicolás (Nico) Esguerra is an M.A. candidate at the Yale …
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Jack Freed
Jack Freed is an MA student at the Yale Jackson …
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Pratima Garg
Pratima Garg is driven to create meaningful change and has …
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Riya Garg
Riya Garg, a first-year M.A. student at the Jackson Institute, …
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Joe Gayeski
Joe Gayeski is an M.A. student at the Yale Jackson …
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Dylan Gerstel
Dylan Gerstel is a joint MA and MBA candidate at …
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Will Godfrey
Will Godfrey graduated summa cum laude from Ursinus College in …
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Joshua Golding
Joshua Golding is a first-year master’s student at the Jackson …
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Brandon Greenblatt
Brandon Greenblatt is a first-year MPP student at the Jackson …
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Taek Jin Han
Taek Jin Han is a Foreign Service Officer from the …
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Tristan Irwin
Tristan Irwin is a joint degree candidate in the Master …
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Caleb Johnson
Caleb Johnson graduated from the United States Military Academy in …
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Dilan Ezgi Koç
Dilan Ezgi Koç graduated valedictorian from Bilkent University, Turkey, in …
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Gal Komem
Gal Komem is an M.A. student at the Jackson Institute …
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Lissa Kryska
Lissa Kryska graduated from the University of Michigan in 2016 …
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Joshua Lam
Joshua Lam was born in Melbourne, Australia and raised in …
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Libby Lange
Elizabeth “Libby” Lange is a first-year MA student at the …
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Sei-kashe M'pfunya
Sei-kashe M’pfunya graduated cum laude from Pomona College in 2021 …
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Eva Martin
Eva Martin is an MPP candidate at the Yale Jackson …
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Emily McInerney
Emily McInerney is a joint-degree student with the Jackson Institute …
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Alvaro Morales
Alvaro (Alva) Morales is pursuing a joint MPP-MBA with the …
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Manuela Nivia
Manuela Nivia is a Master in Public Policy in Global …
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Raja Noureddine
Raja Noureddine graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2018 …
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Piper O'Keefe
Piper O'Keefe, originally from Fleetwood, Pennsylvania, graduated magna cum laude …
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Eunjung Irene Oh
Eunjung Irene Oh, originally from Seoul, South Korea, graduated from …
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Bomi Okuyiga
Bomi Okuyiga is an MPP candidate at the Yale Jackson …
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Jack Parham
Jack Parham graduated from the University of Cambridge with a …
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Simon Pastor
Simon Pastor grew up in Paris, France and graduated from …
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Katie Perez
Katie Perez graduated cum laude from Princeton University with a …
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Nellie Petlick
Nellie Petlick graduated from Saint Mary’s College in 2016 with …
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Dennis Quinn
Dennis Quinn is a student in the Master in Public …
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Sharanya Rajiv
Sharanya Rajiv is an MPP in Global Affairs candidate at …
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Emanuel Ritschard
Emanuel Ritschard graduated from Harvard University in 2017 with a …
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Brianda Romero Castelán
Brianda Romero Castelán was born in Puebla, Mexico. At Yale, …
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Maya Saint Germain
Maya Saint Germain graduated magna cum laude from Boston University …
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Zubin Sharma
Zubin Sharma is an MPP student at the Jackson Institute …
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Ashley Towers
Ashley Towers is a first-year MA student at the Jackson …
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Maxwell Townsend
Maxwell Townsend, a Canadian national, is a first-year graduate student …
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Fanta Traore
Fanta Traore is pursuing a joint Master of Arts and …
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Broderick Turner
Broderick Turner graduated summa cum laude from Texas State University …
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Sarah Ullom-Minnich
Sarah Ullom-Minnich is an MPP candidate at the Jackson Institute, …
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Jasper Vaughn
Jasper Vaughn is a first-year M.A. student at the Yale …
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Juan Villalobos Toro
Juan Camilo Villalobos was born in Bogota, Colombia. He graduated …
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Bourne Wang
Bourne Wang is a first-year MPP student at the Jackson …
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Resla Wesonga
Resla Wesonga graduated from Yale University in 2019 with a …
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Landon Wike
Landon Wike, originally from Lee’s Summit, Missouri, graduated summa cum …
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Rasik Winfield
Rasik Winfield graduated summa cum laude from the College of …
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Christopher Kakeung Wong
Christopher Kakeung Wong, born in Vancouver, Canada and raised in …
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Nathan Xu
Nanshan (Nathan) Xu, born and raised in Shanghai, is an …
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Dmitriy Yakubov
Dmitriy Yakubov immigrated to the United States from Russia in …
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Yihemba Yikona
Yihemba Yikona is a joint degree candidate at the Jackson …
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Ronald Zhang
Ronald Zhang graduated with first class honors from the University …
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Sylvie Zhong
Sylvie Zhong is an MPP candidate at the Jackson Institute …
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Bruno Zuccolo
Bruno Zuccolo graduated from Brown University in 2016 with a …

M.A.S. Students

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Adam Abram
Adam Abram is a MAS candidate at the Jackson Institute …
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Mohammad Aljumairi
Mohammad Aljumairi is currently a MAS candidate at the Yale …
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Julian Barazi
Julian Barazi grew up in Switzerland and Austria before studying …
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Rodney Ferguson
Rodney Ferguson is a U.S. Army Foreign Area Officer interested …
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Fareed Kaleem Khan
Fareed Kaleem Khan, MAS candidate at Jackson Institute of Global …
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Sharon Lim
Sharon Lim is an MAS student at the Jackson Institute …
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Will Moore
Will Moore graduated from Bristol University in 2009, with a …
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Sarah Morell
Sarah Morell is an MAS candidate at Yale's Jackson Institute …
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Mark Phelan
Mark Phelan is an MAS candidate at the Yale Jackson …
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George Sankey
George Sankey is an MAS candidate at the Jackson Institute. …
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Yue Sun
Yue Sun, an education business leader and the founder and …