Jennifer Pan is a graduate student in the Department of Government at Harvard University. She holds a B.A. summa cum laude from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public Policy and International Affairs at Princeton University. Jennifer's research examines the strategies authoritarian regimes employ to perpetuate their rule, including censorship, redistribution, and reponsiveness, and how technology facilitates and hinders these strategies. She focuses primarily on China, and uses methods of automated content analysis and experiments. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in the American Political Science Review, Comparative Political Studies, and Science.
Prior to her graduate studies, Jennifer was an engagement manager at McKinsey & Company based in New York and Beijing. Jennifer has also worked for the Chinese Center for Disease Control, the Clinton Foundation HIV/AIDS Initiative, and the Clinton Global Initiative.