Zaatari Refugee Camp
Harris Public Policy students visited Zaatari refugee camp as part of the 2018 Pearson International Conflict Seminar to Jordan, where they met with Syrian refugees leading NGO programming within the camp.
Ramin Kohanteb/The Pearson Institute
Research and Policy
Sabrina Fields is a second-year MPP student at Harris Public Policy. She works as a research assistant for William E. Wrather Distinguished Service Professor Robert Rosner and is the UChicago liaison at the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. She serves as the co-president of the Harris Energy and Environment Association, and in the summer of 2021, she worked as a policy fellow with Generation Atomic.
Prior to her time at the University of Chicago, Fields worked as a research associate focused on event detection through open source intelligence. Her most recent project looked at trends in misinformation, including detecting and analyzing networks of Coronavirus-related misinformation on social media platforms. Fields also conducted research on extremist messaging networks and emerging datasets.
Fields holds a Bachelor of Science in science, technology, and international affairs from Georgetown University. During her undergraduate studies, Fields conducted research with the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies and studied Arabic at the Qasid Arabic Institute in Amman, Jordan.
Makeshift, temporary shelter made of plastic and clothing at a refugee center in Baidoa, Somalia.