Master of Science in Foreign Service, Newsom Fellow
- Adviser: Dr. Erwin Tiongson, Professor in the Practice and Deputy Director, Global Human Development (GHD) Program
- Topic: Diplomatic Implications for the Distribution of Official Development Assistance: 2010-2019
Alexander Mederos is an MSFS candidate concentrating in international development. Prior to MSFS, Alexander served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Botswana where he worked with community stakeholders to build capacity in the HIV/AIDS response. Alexander's ISD research will explore the diplomatic implication of official development assistance for both donors and recipients. His project builds on existing research that has captured the increasing level of ODA to undemocratic regimes. Alex holds a B.A. in political science from Franklin and Marshall College.