Dong Ju is a Ph.D. candidate in Political Science, with concentrations in International Relations and Methodology. Her primary research interests include foreign lobbying, international institutions, and foreign policy. Her dissertation explores the determinants of foreign lobbying, examining how institutions affect who lobbies, and how actively foreign actors lobby the US government. Dong Ju has experience in teaching International Relations, Comparative Politics, and data analysis at the undergraduate level. In 2018-2019, Dong Ju has been awarded a Mitsubishi Foundation Graduate Fellowship.