Department of Political Science

College of Letters & Science

Frederick Chen

Ph.D. Candidate
International Relations
Research Interests: 
International conflict; International political economy; Public Opinion

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Frederick R. Chen is a first-year Ph.D. student in the Department of Political Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His main research interests include international conflict, international political economy, public opinion, Chinese international relations, experiment, and quantitative methods. 

Born and raised in Beijing, China, Frederick received his B.A. in International Politics (with distinction) from Tsinghua University (2013) and M.A. in International Relations from Peking University (2016). Prior to coming to the University of Wisconsin-Madison, he was a visiting graduate student at Yale University and the University of Alberta.