Aaron is a PhD candidate in the Department of History at American University. His research interests include 20th century US history and US foreign policy in Latin America. His dissertation research examines how transnational conservative networks influenced the Salvadoran Right as El Salvador transitioned to democracy in the midst of civil conflict in the 1980s. He has received research grants from the Tinker Foundation and the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations.
MA, American University, 2009
BA, Syracuse University, 2004