Assistant Director, SIS Grant Development
School of International Service
BA, International Studies, American University's School of International Service
David joined SIS Research as Assistant Director in April 2017. He works closely with faculty and doctoral students throughout the project development process from idea to submission. He also provides support in identifying and applying for funding opportunities relevant to faculty's research interests. Previously, David served as a program officer with Freedom House in Johannesburg, South Africa, where he implemented democracy and human rights programs. Prior to this, he worked in Washington, DC supporting programs across Central, West, and Southern Africa. David graduated from American University's School of International Service in 2011 with a BA in International Studies, and is currently a candidate for an MPhil in Space Studies at the University of Cape Town.