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Jemma Giberson is a program assistant for the International Dissertation Research Fellowship Program at the Social Science Research Council. She graduated from Emory University with a BA in international studies and French in 2017. Her bachelor’s thesis explored the connections between patriarchal ideology and the usage of sexual violence in civil conflicts. Prior to joining the SSRC, Jemma worked in resource development for International Rescue Committee in Atlanta and as the company manager and marketing coordinator for Theater Emory.