Our team comes from a range of backgrounds — with researchers coming from sociology, public health, political science, and data science as well as community organizing and political advocacy. People join us at different phases of their academic journey, from undergraduates and graduate students, to postdocs and faculty. Please visit our Partner with Us page to understand more about joining our team.


Hahrie Han, Faculty Director
Inaugural Director, SNF Agora Institute and Stavros Niarchos Foundation
Professor of Political Science, Johns Hopkins University

Jane Booth-Tobin, Lab Director

Researchers/Project Teams:

Melanie Brazzell
Pre-Doctoral Fellow

 Elizabeth "Jordie" Davies
 P3 post-doc
Milan DeVries
Mapping the Modern Agora
Project Director
Alexandra Dildine
Graduate student
Geoffrey Henderson 
Graduate student
Lillian James
Administrative Coordinator
Elizabeth McKenna
P3 post-doc

Lynsy Smithson-Stanley
Graduate student




Current Undergraduate Students:

Haadiya Ahmed

Devin Green

Ryann Schutt

Amanda Yuen


Lab Alumni:

Former Graduate Students and Post-Docs

Aaron Sparks

Adam Burston

Amanda Brush

Avi McClelland-Cohen

Ben Manski

B. Kal Munis

Elliot Finn

Jae Yeon Kim

Jeff Feng

Maneesh Arora

Mariah Brennan-Clegg

Michelle Oyakawa

Sonia Sarkar

William Haywood Carey

Former Undergraduates

Anna Song

Catherine Weatherly

Claudia Alegre

Daniel Cortes

Elizabeth Szulc

Jessica Ange

Joseph Heide

Kate Bell

Leslie Irwin

Paige MacPherson

Sami Ghanem