Leah Costik

Contact Me

costi044@umn.edu

Political Science .
1414 SocSci

267 19th Ave S

Affiliations
  • Public Health
Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • M.A. (Summa cum laude): Political Science, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, 2019.
  • B.A. (cum laude): Philosophy; psychology, Millersville University, Millersville, PA, 2014.

Specialties

  • political violence
  • medical humanitarianism
  • biometric data
  • non-state actors and international human rights norms
  • humanitarianism and global health
  • public health
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • Pi Sigma Alpha member:
  • Graduate Student Life Committee: Chair , June 2020 - May 2021

Creative

  • Creative Writing: Published in Marquette Literary Review (2018) and George Street Carnival (2014),
Awards
  • Critical Language Scholarship (Turkish), US Department of State, June 2018 - August 2018
  • Title VIII Fellowship (Kazakh Study) at the Central Eurasian Summer Studies Institute (University of Wisconsin Madison), June 2019 - August 2019
  • David L. Boren Graduate Fellowship, National Security Education Program, Academy for Educational Development (declined)