Jieun Baek

Jieun Baek is a doctoral candidate in Public Policy at the University of Oxford where she is researching first movers of dissent in Myanmar.  She authored North Korea’s Hidden Revolution: How the Information Underground is Transforming a Closed Society (Yale University Press, 2016).  

Previously, she was a research fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University. Baek worked at Google, where, among other roles, she served as Google Ideas’ North Korea expert.  Baek received her bachelor’s in Government and master’s degrees in Public Policy from Harvard. Visit her at www.JieunBaek.com.