James Kirwan

Program Assistant, Anxieties of DemocracyPhone: (718) 517-3711


James Kirwan is a program assistant for the Anxieties of Democracy program at the Social Science Research Council. Kirwan graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a BA in political science and religious studies. At the University of Pittsburgh Kirwan was involved with the White House–initiated It’s On Us Campaign, which works to prevent sexual violence on college campuses, and also founded the university’s Sexual Violence Coalition. During this time, he also worked as a program coordinator and resident assistant for Residence Life.

Programs and Projects

Anxieties of Democracy
(Program Assistant)
Media & Democracy
(Program Assistant)