Jennifer Doherty

Jennifer Doherty


Major — Comparative Politics

Minor — Methods

After completing my Masters I spent 6 years working for various international development NGOs focusing on governance and humanitarian issues in South Asia and Africa. I've spent some time working on post-disaster reconstruction Pakistan but for the past two years I have been advising on youth governance projects mainly in sub-Saharan Africa.


Current Research

Interest in local governance, state-civil society relations and social accountability in East and Southern Africa, in particular Malawi and Rwanda.


MA Globalisation and Development from the University of Warwick, UK.
BSc hons. Economics, Politics and Economics from the University of Warwick, UK.