Sophia Barkoff is a second year undergraduate at the University of Chicago studying Political Science and Russian & East European Studies. She joined CPOST in the fall of 2019 as a member of CPOST's Data Team and helps maintain the Suicide Attack Database. On campus, she is involved with the Institute of Politics and the student-run political consulting group Chicago Strategies. When off-campus, she volunteers with Make-A-Wish's Illinois chapter in and around the city of Chicago. Sophia expects to graduate in the spring of 2022.