Rafeel Wasif

Rafael Wasif


Rafeel Wasif is a graduate student in the Department of Political Science at the University of

Washington. He is also a former Fulbright scholar (2012-14). His research interests include

social media, political participation and NGOs, with special focus on the use of natural language

processing, social networks and other novel data sources to study politics and electoral

systems. Prior to starting his PhD, Rafeel received an M.A. in International Studies from the

University of Washington and B.Sc. in Economics and Political Science from the Lahore

University of Management Sciences (LUMS) in Pakistan.