Global China Post-doctoral Research Fellow
- Ph.D., University of Chicago
M.A., University of Chicago
B.A., Northwestern University
Jake Werner was a Global China Post-doctoral Research Fellow at the Boston University Global Development Policy Center from 2020-2022. He received his Ph.D. in History from the University of Chicago, after which he taught social theory and Chinese history as a Harper-Schmidt Fellow in the University of Chicago Society of Fellows. At the GDP Center, Jake researches the emergence of the great power conflict between the US and China following the 2008 financial crisis and explores how new strategies for global development could resolve those tensions.