Postdoctoral Fellow

Lykins

Max Lykins is a Postdoctoral Research Associate with the Program on Constitutionalism and Democracy and a Lecturer in the Department of Politics at the University of Virginia. His primary research interests include ancient political thought, with an emphasis on the Romans, republicanism and the republican tradition, and the politics of emotion, especially cruelty and compassion. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Political Research Quarterly, Polis, and The Michigan Journal of Law and Society. He earned his PhD at the University of Michigan. 

Issar

Siddhant Issar is a Rising Scholar Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Politics at the University of Virginia.

Charette

Danielle Charette is a Postdoctoral Research Associate with the Program on Constitutionalism and Democracy and a Lecturer in the Department of Politics at the University of Virginia. Her current research addresses tensions between republican institutions and the emergence of political economy in the writings of David Hume and other Scottish Enlightenment figures. Her work has appeared in journals such as the American Political Science Review, the History of Political Thought, History of European Ideas, and Political Theory (online archive).

Safdar

Tayyab Safdar completed his MPhil and PhD in Development Studies from the University of Cambridge. His current research explores the emerging dynamics of South-South Development Cooperation, especially after the launch of China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRi) in 2013. His research also looks at the economic and political dimensions of increasing Chinese investment on host countries that are a part of the Belt & Road Initiative (BRI), focusing particularly on the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

Jackson

Katharine Jacksonis a DeOlazarra Fellow at the Program in Political Philosophy, Policy & Law at the University of Virginia. She received her Ph.D. (with distinction) in political theory at Columbia University in 2019 and, prior to her academic career, practiced commercial and corporate litigation for seven years. 

Alexander

Rachel K. Alexander is a Postdoctoral Research Associate with the Program on Constitutionalism and Democracy and a Lecturer in the Department of Politics at the University of Virginia. Her research interests include the history of political thought, classical political philosophy, American political thought, and politics and literature. Her work has appeared in refereed journals such as Perspectives on Political ScienceInterpretation, and Law and Justice, as well as in popular publications like Law & Liberty. She holds a B.A.

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