Travis lives in New York City, where he is finishing a Ph.D. in political science at Yale. He also received his law degree from Yale Law School, and has taught undergraduate classes at Yale on Constitutional Law, and Bioethics.
Travis received his bachelor’s degree at the University of Chicago, and spent a year abroad at Oxford university studying Politics, Philosophy, and Economics. After graduating from college, Travis spent two years working as a newspaper reporter in New York City and in Abu Dhabi. As a law student, he spent a summer working as a judicial law clerk at the Supreme Court of Pakistan, and another as a summer associate at Jenner & Block.
In law school, Travis was an Essays Editor for the Yale Law Journal, and Editor-in-Chief of the Yale Journal of International Law. He clerked for the Honorable Guido Calabresi on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, and has been admitted to practice law in New York.