Jena Khasawneh

Jena  Khasawneh
  • Political Science Scholar
  • Department of Political Science


Jena Khasawneh is a graduate of Rochester Adams High School in Rochester Hills, Michigan.  She is a political science and philosophy double major. Her main area of interest is Constitutional law and how it pertains to civil and human rights law. She worked as a MSU Campus Leader on Abdul El Sayed’s Gubernatorial Campaign and is interested in continuing doing campaign work in the future. She also served as a volunteer on the James Madison Human Rights Lab doing research into Myanmar to assist the International Criminal Court’s investigation into the country’s human rights abuses. She is currently serving as a Policy and Civic engagement intern for engage. After she completes her undergraduate degree, she plans to attend law school to work as a human rights lawyer.