Jonathan currently works as a Researcher for the Committee to Protect Journalists’ Africa Program in New York.

He previously worked as a Research Associate with the Peace Operations and Peacebuilding division of the Institute for Security Studies (ISS), and a United Nations correspondent focused on climate governance, sustainable development, and sustaining peace.

He holds a Master of Global Affairs graduate degree from the University of Toronto focused on building resilience to violent extremism and conflict sensitive investment, and a bachelor’s degree in history and political science from McGill University.