John Ternovski is pursuing a PhD in Political Science and an MA in Statistics at Yale. His research focus is on causal inference and persuasion, especially in the context of large-scale social networks. His work has been published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Political Behavior, and Electoral Studies.
Previously, he was a senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School at the Student Social Support R&D Lab, a lab specializing in large-scale field experiments in education. Prior to that, he served as the Director of Analytics at the Analyst Institute, a company that designed, implemented, and analyzed large-scale field experiments for a variety of major non-profits and campaigns. He received his BA in Economics from Dartmouth College. He also holds a Master of Science degree from the University of Oxford