Mehmed Can joined the Office of Strategic Analysis as a Swensen Fellow in 2022 after graduating from Yale College with a B.S. in Statistics and Data Science (S&DS) and a B.A. in History. As an undergraduate at Yale, Mehmed Can worked as a learning assistant for the S&DS Department and helped with the teaching of classes such as: Theory of Statistics, Linear Models and Data Analysis. Aside from academics, he was also involved with the international community at Yale, serving as an OISS peer liaison and as the president of the Turkish Students Association (TSA) in his junior and senior years. In his free time, Mehmed Can enjoys swimming, watching sports events, going to the films, and reading novels.