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Julia Barr

BA from the University of Pennsylvania, MPhil from the University of Cambridge


Julia Barr is a doctoral candidate in history studying twentieth-century Britain. Her research specifically focuses on twentieth-century social science regarding race, and its applications to policy. Before coming to Northwestern, Julia worked in non-profit consulting. She completed her B.A. in history at the University of Pennsylvania, and an MPhil in Modern British History at Cambridge, where she was a member of Trinity Hall College.