William and Mary

Rebecca Schectman

Research Assistant


Rebecca Schectman is a Research Assistant with AidData, working on geocoding and activity coding projects in Timor-Leste among other locations. She has previously worked as a Research Assistant on Mark Buntaine and Brad Parks’ Persistent Institutional Development Survey (PIDS) project. Her research interests include international development, human rights, and displaced populations. Currently a sophomore at William & Mary majoring in International Relations and minoring in Art History, she hopes to pursue a career in humanitarian aid and international development.