Aleksandra has joined the EU Subnational team in August 2022 as a research intern. She graduated with a master’s degree in Political Science from Southern Illinois University where she primarily focused her research interest on the countries of Eastern Europe and the Western Balkans. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Western Kentucky University where she double majored in Criminology and International Affairs. This summer, she worked at a refugee center, a cause she particularly cares about. Aleksandra is pleased to join WJP in their efforts of advancing rule of law and upholding democratic values and human rights worldwide.