The University of Pennsylvania
Major(s): Psychology, Gender Studies
Language: Spanish (proficient)
Computer skills: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), IBM SPSS, Stata, Reach, DonorPerfect
Sara Gormley is a junior at the University of Pennsylvania, studying Psychology and Gender Studies with a minor in Spanish. She has interests in human rights law, foreign policy, and social justice and is looking to work in public policy in Latin America.
Sara is currently a research intern for the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program led by Dr. James McGann at the University of Pennsylvania and Foreign Policy Research Institute. Sara has spent time working for various nonprofits in Philadelphia, including the Women's Campaign International with former congresswoman Marjorie Margolies and HIAS Pennsylvania where Sara works as a Refugee Resettlement Intern. She is Co-President of Active Minds Penn, an organization committed to spreading mental health awareness, and has spent time as a volunteer teaching assistant in West Philadelphia with Moelis Access Science. After studying abroad at the University of Otago and working as a research assistant at the National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, Sara spent time traveling around New Zealand.
Available for Internships May 2018
Available for Full-TIme Employment May 2019
To speak with Sara, please contact Dr. McGann.