PhD in Political Science, 2013. Assistant Professor of Political Science, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar
Amanda Garrett's PhD dissertation, When Cities Fight Back: Minorities, Local Politics and Conflict, received the Ernst B. Haas Best Dissertation Award for the best dissertation in European politics from the American Political Science Association's European Politics and Society Section, 2014.
Garrett's current book project, based on her dissertation work, continues to examine the conditions under which religious or ethnic minorities engage in violent conflict as a means of political expression in France, the UK, Netherlands and the United States.
PhD in Government, 2013. Visiting Assistant Professor of Government, Harvard University, 2019.
Global Fellow, The Mexico Institute, 2016-present.
Fellow, The Wilson Center for International Scholars, 2015-2016.
CEO of México ¿Cómo vamos?, a Mexican think tank that studies economic development, 2014-2015.
Winner of the Will H. Moore III Prize, Peace Science Society, 2019. Awarded for the paper published in the Journal of Conflict Management or Conflict Management and Peace Science that most effectively addresses issues related to the integrity and respect accorded to individual political rights and freedoms.
Selected by the Mexican Senate as the youngest selection commissioner of the National Anticorruption System, 2016.
Winner of the American Political Science Association's Leonard D. White Award, honoring the best dissertation in the field of public administration for her dissertation is titled, "How Government Structure Encourages Criminal Violence: The Causes of Mexico's Drug War," 2014.
PhD in Government and Social Policy, 2013. Director of Research, Analyst Institute.
Assistant Professor of Political Science, Wellesley College, 2013-2016.
Miya Woolfalk leads a team of research managers and analysts who design, implement and analyze research projects on a wide range of topics. Her substantive expertise and primary interests are in civic engagement and voter mobilization, with a focus on the political behavior of racial and ethnic groups.