MAGGIE CLIFFORD, ALUMNI AFFAIRS LIAISON
GRADUATE LEADERSHIP COUNCIL – American University
School of Communication – PhD in Media, Technology, and Democracy
Maggie Clifford is a first year PhD student in the School of Communication. Her research focuses on climate change communication and interdisciplinary collaboration.
In addition to her work in academia, she is a professional musician with music in several documentaries, one of which is nominated for a 2019 Grammy Award for Best Music Film.
A native of Western Upstate New York, she earned a bachelors degree from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA and a Masters degree in Forest Resources and Conservation at the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL.