Megan Burnham is a Russian Studies Workshop MA Fellow and a second-year student at the Russian and East European Institute. She recently returned from her year abroad in Latvia on a National Security Education Program David L. Boren Fellowship, where she studied the Russian language and prepared for her MA essay. Her academic interests include Russian foreign policy, hybrid and information warfare, and Russia’s cyber strategy. She is also an MSSR Fellow for the Monterey Summer Symposium on Russia, an initiative funded by the Carnegie Corporation of New York to create the next cohort of US-Russia experts. Megan previously studied at Michigan State University, where she received a B.A. in Comparative Cultures and Politics and an additional degree in Russian.
Graduate Student, Russian and Eastern European Institute