Isabelle Aboaf

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Political Science & WGSS

Isabelle is a combined PhD student in Political Science and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Her academic work is in American and comparative politics and uses mixed methods. Broadly, she is interested in state regulation of the body and the feedback effects of public policy on social and cultural norms related to gender and the body. Before coming to Yale, she worked as a federal auditor for the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) in Washington, DC. Isabelle earned her BA in Government from Cornell University and was born and raised in the great state of Colorado.