Jillian Foster

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M.A., Applied Quantitative Research (Data Science), New York University, 2015
M.A., Gender Studies, University College London (University of London), 2010
B.Sc., Economics, California Polytechnic State University, 2007


Jillian J. Foster is pursuing doctoral study in Political Science at Yale. Her research centers around gendered decision-making and violent political behavior. Prior to Yale, Jillian spent nearly a decade leading monitoring and evaluation (M&E) and research projects with a special focus on peacebuilding, violent extremism, humanitarian assistance, and gender-based violence in fragile states.

Fields of Interst:

Comparative Politics
International Relations