SSRC Staff

Marika Dunn

Deputy Director,
Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship

Bio

Marika Dunn is the Program Officer for the Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship Program. Prior to her work at SSRC, she served as a fellowship advisor in the Office of Graduate Student External Support within the Graduate School at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. She has also worked on programs for the AAUW Legal Advocacy Fund. Marika holds a B.A. from Hampshire College in Amherst, MA and a Ph.D. in Political Science from Rutgers University-New Brunswick.  In her own research, she has examined processes and outcomes of political representation within U.S. metropolitan areas, and has also written on Americans’ political attitudes toward immigration.

Programs and Projects

Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship (DPDF) Program
(Deputy Director)