Joan is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Government at Harvard University studying comparative politics. Her research interests include democratization and political transitions, with a regional focus on East Asia. She holds AM and BA (Hons) in Political Science from Harvard University and the University of Rochester.
Teaching Fellow, Government 20: Foundations of Comparative Politics (Fall 2011, Fall 2010)
Teaching Fellow, Government 50: Introduction to Political Science Research Methods (Spring 2011)
Teaching Fellow, Government 1760: International Relations of East Asia (Fall 2009)