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Fellowship for the Study of Liberalism and a Free Society

2022 – 2023 Distinguished Fellows

We are proud to announce the 2022-2023 recipients of the IHS Fellowship for the Study of Liberalism and a Free Society, which explores the ongoing relevance of liberal principles within the academy and beyond. IHS Distinguished Fellows share an exemplary record of advancing these principles through their research and public engagement.

Jennifer Doleac
Texas A&M University

Jennifer Doleac

Jennifer Doleac is Associate Professor of Economics at Texas A&M University, where she studies the economics of crime and discrimination. She is President of Doleac Initiatives, a non-profit which encompasses several ventures related to criminal justice research and policy, including the Justice Tech Lab and the Criminal Justice Expert Panel. She organizes the Texas Economics of Crime Workshop (TxECW) and the Virtual Crime Economics (ViCE) seminar and also hosts Probable Causation, a podcast about law, economics, and crime.

Jacob T. Levy
McGill University

Jacob T. Levy

Jacob T. Levy is the Tomlinson Professor of Political Theory, Chair of the Department of Political Science, and an associate member of the Department of Philosophy at McGill University. He studies questions of pluralism, liberalism, and non-ideal theory in historical and contemporary political thought. He is also the Founding Director of the Yan P. Lin Centre for the Study of Freedom and Global Orders in the Ancient and Modern Worlds at McGill and coordinates the Research Group on Constitutional Studies. His most recent book is “Rationalism, Pluralism, and Freedom” (Oxford, 2014).

Jennifer Brick Murtazashvili
University of Pittsburgh

Jennifer Brick Murtazashvili

Jennifer Brick Murtazashvili is a Professor in the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs at the University of Pittsburgh, where she also serves as Director of the Center for Governance and Markets. Her work deals with questions of governance, security, and development from a bottom-up perspective. Her most recent book is “Land, the State, and War: Property Institutions and Political Order in Afghanistan” (Cambridge, 2021), written with Ilia Murtazashvili.

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