Sandra Okonofua

ISPS graduate policy fellow 2022
ISPS 
Graduate Policy Fellow

Sandra Okonofua

Sandra Okonofua is a PhD student in Sociology at Yale University. Her research interests sit at the intersection of social stratification, social policy, race, class, gender and education. Specifically, she is interested in exploring the connections between local government laws, policies and educational inequality across race and class. Before coming to Yale, Sandra worked as a school counseling intern in Massachusetts, a high school science teacher in Philadelphia and as a ghostwriter for industry leaders. Sandra is a proud daughter of Nigerian immigrants and a DMV native. She is a graduate of Dartmouth College (2014), The University of Pennsylvania (2016) and Harvard University (2021). 

Discipline 
Sociology