- D.Phil. Information, Communication, and the Social Sciences, Oxford University
MA Global Governance, Balsillie School of International Affairs
BA (Joint Honours) Political Science and Legal Studies, University of Waterloo
- Dr. Samantha Bradshaw is an Assistant Professor in New Technology and Security at American University's School of International Service.
SIS-712 Adv Topic Glbl Govrn Pol & Sec: Digital Tech, Policy & Ethics
SIS-653 Topics in U.S. Foreign Policy: New Technologies/Emerg Threats
SISU-306 Adv Int'l Studies Research: Digital Investigations
Area of Expertise
Disinformation, foreign influence operations, technology and elections, digital authoritarianism, social media and protests, regulating social media
Prof. Samantha Bradshaw is a leading expert on technology, elections and democracy, and regularly contributes to policy conversations. Her research, public writing, and public commentary has been featured in print, online, and broadcast media outlets, including the New York Times, the Washington Post, CNN, CNBC, CBC News, BBC News, the Guardian, the Financial Times, McClatchy, Bloomberg, and Reuters, among others. You can listen to Prof. Bradshaw discuss her research here: www.samanthabradshaw.com.