Lillian Frost is a pre-doctoral research fellow at the Belfer Center's Middle East Initiative and a PhD candidate in political science at George Washington University. Her research interests include comparative citizenship, refugee studies, nationalism, identity, and Middle East politics. Focusing on cases in Jordan, her dissertation examines variations in the sets of rights and forms of citizenship statuses host states offer to protracted refugee groups, including shifts in formal laws as well as the informal enforcement of these laws. She has received support for her research from the Fulbright Program, American Center of Oriental Research, Maastricht University Center for Citizenship, Migration, and Development, and George Washington University's Institute for Middle East Studies. She received her MPP as well as her BA with high distinction from the University of Virginia.  

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