Faculty Research Assistant, START
Sheehan Kane is a faculty research assistant for the Global Terrorism Database (GTD) at START. She holds an M.A. in Middle East Studies from the American University in Cairo and a B.A. in Political Science and International Studies from Elon University. Before joining START, Sheehan lived in Cairo, Egypt, where she studied Arabic and pursued her Master’s degree. She also served as a research assistant at the American University in Cairo’s Center for American Studies and Research.
- The American University in Cairo, M.A., Middle East Studies, 2014
- Elon University, B.A., Political Science and International Studies, 2011
- University of Maryland, Faculty Research Assistant, 2014 - Present
- The American University in Cairo, Research Assistant, 2012 - 2013