Alexandra DeBlock is the Research Officer for ICNL. Prior to joining ICNL, she worked as International Programs Coordinator for the Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs (IIHA) in New York, which serves to train humanitarian aid professionals from around the world. Before starting at the IIHA, Alexandra was awarded a Fulbright Grant to Thailand, where she designed and implemented an English teaching curriculum at a rural government school in Ban Phai, Khon Kaen.
Alexandra graduated from Fordham University with a B.A. in Political Science and Classical Civilization. She went on to complete an M.A. in International Politics from Fordham University, as well as an M.Sc. in Conflict Studies from the London School of Economics and Political Science, where she specialized in peacebuilding and post-conflict reconstruction.