Soyoung Lee

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Assistant Professor of Political Science


Soyoung Lee is an Assistant Professor of Political Science and a research fellow at the MacMillan Center at Yale University. Her research examines the interplay between domestic politics and international relations, with a focus on territorial conflicts, nationalism, and international rivalries. For details and ongoing research, see her website:



  • Ph.D.: Stanford University, 2023

Courses Taught at Yale

  • PLSC 667: Domestic Politics in International Relations, Fall 2024
  • PLSC 111: Introduction to International Relations, Spring 2025
  • PLSC 940: International Relations Workshop co-coordinator, 2024-2025

Personal Website

Fields of Interest

  • Comparative Politics
  • International Relations


Fields of Interest: 
International Relations