Who we are

We are a community of scholars, organizers, and activists.

The Democracy Lab is a new initiative of the Communication Department at UCSD and its leadership team changes every year.

Democracy Lab Leadership Committee 2021/22

Patty Ahn

Co-Director 2021/22

Assistant Teaching Professor

Matilde Córdoba Azcárate

Co-Director 2021/22

Associate Professor

Thomas R. Schmidt

Co-Director 2021/22

Assistant Professor