Desha Girod

Desha Girod

CDDRL Postdoctoral Fellow 2008-2009


Research Interests

foreign aid, comparative political institutions, civil war


Desha Girod is a postdoctoral fellow at the Center on Democracy, Development and Rule of Law at Stanford University where she manages the program Evaluating International Influences on Democratic Development.  Her research focuses on the influence of external actors on political and economic development.  In 2009, she will join the faculty of the Department of Government at Georgetown University.