Kelsey Shipman is a senior at Southern Methodist University working toward a B.S. in Economics, Public Policy, and World Languages (Spanish and Arabic) with minors in Math, Computer Science, History, Human Rights, and Public Policy & International Affairs. She is also a member of the O’Neil Center for Global Markets and Freedom Reading Group, the Engaged Learning Advisory Committee, Honors Research Association, Delta Delta Delta Sorority, and previously affiliated with the SMU Student Senate and SMU Honor Council.
Kelsey has been recognized as a President’s Scholar, Tower Scholar, Richter Undergraduate Research Fellow, and Mayer Interdisciplinary Research Fellow, including membership in Phi Beta Kappa honor society and the Hyer Honor Society. After completing her undergraduate studies at SMU, she hopes to work as a research assistant in a think tank, research university, or government office before pursuing a PhD in Economics.
At the Hunt Institute, Kelsey is an undergraduate Research Analyst lending her skills in research to several interdisciplinary projects.