Samantha Astudillo

Research Assistant

Samantha Astudillo is a doctoral student in Urban Education Policy at the University of Southern California’s Rossier School of Education. Her research interests include college persistence and completion for low-income, first-generation students. Prior to pursuing her doctoral studies, Samantha worked as a research analyst at the Center for Education Policy at SRI International, and served as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Toluca, Mexico. Samantha received her bachelor’s degree in international relations from Stanford University.