Brett Aho

Graduate Student
PhD Cohort 2017


Technology, Regulatory Governance, Science-Policy Interface, Environmental Justice, Political Economy


BA, International Relations, German, French, University of Redlands, USA (2010)

MA, Global Studies, Universität Leipzig, Germany (2016)

MS, Global Studies, Roskilde University, Denmark (2016)


Brett’s research focuses on the behavior of transnational corporations in the age of globalization. His work broadly examines how corporate actors wield power and exert influence. His dissertation project examines the governance of big data technologies, the commodification of behavioral data, and the global rise of algorithmic governmentality.