Changwook Ju

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Graduate Student


115 Prospect Street, Rosenkranz Hall


• M.P.P. (with Honors), Public Policy, University of Chicago, 2018
• B.A. (summa cum laude), Public Policy and Political Science, Sungkyunkwan University, 2015


Changwook Ju is a Ph.D. candidate in political science whose research interests revolve around military and security studiesHis research methods include extensive literature searches to identify ideas and paradigms developed to address pathologies associated with armed forces. He then evaluates and refines these theories, using both quantitative and qualitative approaches.

Before coming to Yale, Changwook completed his M.P.P. degree at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy. He also spent two years in the Republic of Korea Marine Corps as a sergeant and holds dual undergraduate degrees in Public Policy and Political Science from Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul, South Korea.

Fields of Interest:

• International Relations
• Political Economy
• Comparative Politics
• Qualitative and Archival Methods
• Quantitative Empirical Methods

• Formal Theory