William Thomas

Masters Student - MS-GMC (German)

Member Of:
  • School of Modern Languages
Email Address:
wthomas49@gatech.edu

Overview

Personal Pronouns:
he/they

Will Thomas completed his B.S. in International Affairs and German from Georgia Tech in 2019. He conducted research at the Technical University of Munich and took part in the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange, in which he studied for a semester at the University of Tübingen and completed an internship with the local Member of Bundestag from die Grüne (the German Green party). As an undergraduate, Will worked as a research assistant for Dr. Jenna Jordan, contributing to her 2019 publication Leadership Decapitation. Will is generally interested in social movements and how academia can contribute to progressive activism.

Will is a Graduate Research Assistant, helping with the German Global Careers Lab seminar. For his graduate program, Will plans on writing on the far-right in Germany and how conspiracy theories spread from the USA to Germany.