Experience

National Endowment for Democracy (Washington, D.C.)

Stanford Fellow, July 2017 - September 2017

  • Wrote independent desk analysis of the NED’s grant making program in Burma

  • Reviewed grant materials and interviewed country experts to contextualize the NED’s role in the recent political transition and made recommendations for improved grant making practices in Burma and future transitions

Taoyuan City Government, Department of Education (Taoyuan, Taiwan)

Data analysis intern, June 2016 - August 2016

  • Used R for data cleaning, visualization, and basic statistical learning methods on data concerning high school and university outcomes in Taoyuan

Stanford University (Stanford, California)

Research assistant, January 2018 - May 2018

  • Literature review and survey design for Nathan Lee, PhD candidate in political science at Stanford University, in a study of local officials’ perceptions of policy expertise

Course assistant, June 2017 - March 2018

  • Helped design and organize EDUC 122Q / HISTORY 52Q: American Democracy in Crisis with Prof. Thomas Ehrlich