Jingyuan (Juan) Qian

Position title: Ph.D. Student: Comparative Politics | Political Methodology

Email: juan.qian@wisc.edu


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Research Interests:

Formal Theory, Political Methodology, ethnic politics.


Jingyuan “Juan” Qian (钱静远) is a PhD student in the Political Science Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His fields of interest are political methodology and comparative politics.

Prior to graduate school, Juan had served as an Associate in Research at the Margolis Center for Health Policy at Duke University from 2016-18. Additionally, Juan had worked for several government agencies and and think tanks, including Minnesota Senate, Office of Minnesota Governor, and American Enterprise Institute.

Juan hails from Nanjing, a city in eastern China. He graduated from Macalester College with a B.A. in political science in 2014 and obtained his Master of Public Policy from Georgetown University in 2016.