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. student in political science whose research interests revolve around strategic interdependence in international relations and the political economy of security. His research methods include extensive literature searches to identify ideas and paradigms developed to address the operating principles of international politics. He then evaluates and refines these international political theories, using formal frameworks and empirical 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
• Formal Theory

• Quantitative Methods