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Science Policy Fellow - Laura Mansfield

Implementing Organization

US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Gulf of Mexico Region


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Funding Organization

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine – Gulf Research Program (NASEM - GRP)

Funding Program

NASEM Gulf Research Program Fellowships


Project Category

Human and Social

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Education and Outreach

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Human and/or Institutional Capacity

Project Description

Ms. Mansfield received a B.A. from Hampshire College with a self-designed concentration on the political economy of petro-states. She received an M.A. in international affairs with a focus on energy policy and international security studies from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. Her master’s thesis explored the relationship between oil and self-determination movements through case studies on Greenland and Iraq.


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