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Eun A Jo (ROK)

Eun A Jo (ROK) is a PhD Candidate in Government at Cornell University, specializing in international relations, comparative politics, and peace studies. She is interested in national narratives, memory, and the domestic politics of international reconciliation, with a focus on East Asia. In her dissertation, she examines why and how national narrative change through a comparative study of South Korean and Taiwanese narratives. She is the 2021-2022 Korea Foundation Fellow of the Pacific Forum and the assistant editor of The Asan Forum, a bimonthly journal of the Seoul-based think tank Asan Institute for Policy Studies. Prior to her study, Eun A worked as an advisor in international security at the South Korean Permanent Mission to the United Nations. She holds a BA from University College Utrecht, Utrecht University, and an MPP from Blavatnik School of Government, Oxford University.