Heller Profiles

The Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University

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Student Snapshots

Understanding inequality in order to end it

Callie Watkins, PhD candidate

"The Heller faculty really value students, while also producing really interesting work on their own."

Support: An important ingredient for success

Tom Sannicandro, PhD student

"Before coming to Heller, I had long policy discussions with Heller Institute and Center Directors. These are the people who write the articles I read on topics that interest me."

Knowledge in the service of Africa

Henrietta Awo Osei-Anto, PhD student

“The research opportunities for doctoral students both in and out of Heller are plentiful.”

Youth are not only our future, but our present

Davron Mirsagatov, MA-SID '16

"It is important to include communities in decision making."

A development professional working to create lasting change

Yu Wen Kao, MA-SID '16

"Working outside my country was challenging, but I was able to learn a lot from the local residents."

Knowledge Advancing Social Justice

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