Sanjay Jolly is a joint degree candidate (Ph.D. / J.D.) at the Annenberg School and Penn Law. His primary research areas are political economy, global communications, and freedom of expression. Prior to coming to the University of Pennsylvania, he was a Fulbright Scholar based in Ecuador, where he studied the implementation of media reform laws in South America. Jolly has been a media maker and advocate for social movement media in both the US and Latin America, including as policy director of the Prometheus Radio Project in Philadelphia. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan's Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.
Sanjay Jolly studies the political economy of international communications, with a focus on the Global South.