Fellow, Harvard's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
Jieun Baek joined Harvard's Belfer Center as a fellow on July 1, 2014. She will continue her research and writing on the opportunities for change in the North Korean regime. Her book on information access in North Korea is slated for publication in the fall of 2016 by Yale University Press.
Jieun graduated from the Harvard Kennedy School in May 2014. Before HKS, she worked at Google Headquarters in the Sales Division and on information access projects for North Korean defectors. She received her bachelor’s degree in Government from Harvard College. Jieun hopes to work on U.S. policy in North Korea and the greater East Asian region. She is a Los Angeles native and keeps a blog.