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Assistantships and Fellowships

  • APSA Institute for Civically Engaged Research at Tufts’ Tisch College (summer 2019)

  • American Political Science Association (APSA) Middle East North Africa (MENA) Workshop Series Fellowship (2018-2019)

    • Workshop is a two-part program that took place in Rabat, Morocco and in Tunis, Tunisia

  • Arthur J. Schmitt Dissertation Fellowship in Leadership and Service (2017-2018)

  • Charles and Kathleen Manatt Fellowship, International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) (June-August 2017)                             

  • Graduate Student Merit Award Assistantship, Loyola University Chicago (2013-2017)

    • Worked as a research assistant for Dr. Olga Avdeyeva, Dr. Richard Matland, Dr. Peter Sanchez, Dr. Peter J. Schraeder, and Dr. John Allen Williams.

Grants and Awards

  • [$2,000] Greater Lawrence Summer Fund: Essex County Community Foundation

  • [$8,487.07] Sakowitch Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities, 2021

  • [$1,400] Faculty Development Grant, Merrimack College, 2019

  • [$500] Conference Travel Grant, Loyola University Chicago, 2018

  • Certificate of Recognition, International Association for Political Science Student, 2017

  • [$180] International Studies Association (ISA) Travel Grant, 20172017

  • [$2,000], Research Grant, Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa, 2016

  • [$400] Dissertation Research Paper Grant, Loyola University Chicago, 2016

  • [$500] Tuma-Gavett Award for Academic Excellence, Loyola University Chicago, Department of Political Science, 2015

  • [$400], Internal Travel Award, Loyola University Chicago, 2014   

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