Patrick McLennan


B.A., Seattle University, Political Science, magna cum laude

M.A., Josef Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver, Global Finance, Trade and Economic Integration


Patrick joined the IFs team in Spring 2010. Patrick worked with the data team, and also with the publication of policy briefs for the Africa Futures Project, a collaboration between Pardee and the Institute for Security Studies in South Africa. He contributed to the briefs on Water and Sanitation, and Education.

In 2011 Patrick was awarded the David L. Boren Fellowship and was sent to study the isiZulu language at the University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Zululand. His fellowship work also included work with the Institute for Security Studies in Cape Town, South Africa.