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Former Students and Researchers Affiliated with the Lab

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LUZ DIAZ

Research Assistant, 2018

Luz Diaz worked as a graduate research assistant collecting qualitative data in Lesvos, Greece; Lima, Peru; and Cucuta, Colombia. She now works in the development and humanitarian sector.

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SARAH NELSON

Research Assistant, 2020

Sarah Nelson worked as a graduate research assistant constructing a history of the ways in which the politics of memory has shaped Cyprus' response to the European refugee crisis.

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TRAVIS HOLMES

Research Assistant, 2019-2020

Travis Holmes worked as a Graduate Research Assistant on the Computational Framework for Absorptive Capacity project, conducting qualitative interviews with migrant-led organizations in South Africa and characterizing concepts related to absorptive capacity.

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JACK SLATER

Student Research Intern, Summer 2020

Undergraduate Student majoring physics and minoring in French and Francophone Studies at William & Mary, Jack worked on mapping environmental stressors that lead to displacement globally.

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ELENA FREEMAN

Student Research Intern, Summer/Fall 2020

Undergraduate Student studying International Affairs, Political Science, and French at the University of South Dakota, Elena is working with the team to characterize socio-political stressors on host communities in South Africa.

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NIKITA LUMIJOE

Research Assistant, 2020

Nikita Lumijoe worked as a graduate research assistant analyzing data from GDELT using Google Big Data Query to understand trends in topics coverage in global news related to refugees and migrants in South Africa.