Jennifer Dresden

Policy Advocate

Jennifer Dresden is a policy advocate at Protect Democracy, where she helps teams leverage leading social science research to inform their work in defense of democracy. She was previously a member of the faculty and the Associate Director of the Democracy and Governance Program at Georgetown University. Jen has published and lectured on democratic and authoritarian politics for both academic and policy audiences and has conducted research in the United States and overseas.She holds an A.B. from Harvard University, an M.Litt from the University of St. Andrews, and a Ph.D. from Georgetown University.