Aleksandr Fisher

Aleksandr Fisher

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Areas of Expertise

Propaganda, Misinformation, Post-Soviet politics

Major - Comparative Politics

Minor - Research Methods

Aleksandr Fisher is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Political Science at George Washington University. His academic research addresses topics of foreign propaganda, authoritarian information politics, international democratization, and the lingering influence of misinformation, as well as their implications for U.S. foreign policy. He is an Associate Scholar at the Foreign Policy Research Institute. He is also a current Bradley Fellow, a former Humane Studies and the Rumsfeld Graduate Fellow, and a recipient of the A. Michael Hoffman Dissertation Fellowship.

Current Research

Propaganda, disinformation, inoculation strategies, political communication, post-Soviet politics


B.A. summa cum laude in Political Science and History, Temple University