Mariah Martin began her doctoral training at Michigan State University in the fall of 2015. She also received her BA in Political Science pre-law from Michigan State University in the spring of 2013.
During her time as an undergraduate, Mariah was a member of the Honors College and served as a resident assistant for three years.
As a honors college senior, Mariah had the opportunity to do an independent study for a senior thesis. During this time Mariah studied ethnic and minority politics, and this is where her main interest still lies.