Jiannan Zhao

Jiannan Zhao

PhD Candidate in Political Science

University of California, San Diego


Jiannan is a PhD candidate in Political Science at the University of California, San Diego. He studies public opinion and political behavior, with a focus on China. His dissertation examines perceptions of economic inequality and political discontent in China.

  • Public Opinion
  • Economic Inequality
  • Political Behavior
  • Chinese Politics
  • MA in Political Science, 2019

    UC San Diego

  • MA in Chinese Studies, 2017

    University of Michigan -- Ann Arbor

  • BA in Political Science, 2015

    University of Toronto