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Jefferson Science Fellowship Program Distinguished Lecture Series

Each year, the Jefferson Science Fellows deliver lectures on topics of their own choosing while they are on tenure at the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The scheduled lectures are as follows:

January 14, 2020Dr. Jacqueline McLaughlinTitle TBD
December 10, 2019Dr. Gad Perry"Urbanization: Scoping the Challenges and Opportunities for Foreign Assistance"
October 15, 2019Dr. Elisabeth Smela"Smart Cities and Their Technologies: An Introduction to Smart Cities and the Technologies Needed to Implement Them"
July 9, 2019Dr. Stephen Silliman"Twenty Years of Partnership in Benin, West Africa: Interplay of Partner Trust and Programming Potential"
May 28, 2019Dr. June Pilcher"The Human Part of the Equation: Impact on Resilience and Self-Awareness"
April 23, 2019Dr. Peter Hirst"Increasing Youth Inclusion in Agriculture"
March 21, 2019Dr. Weslynne Ashton"Introducing the Circular Economy @ USAID"