Anna Lee is a sophomore majoring in Anthropology and Pre-Health. Lee joined the Building Bridges program in the fall semester of 2019. The following year, Lee joined the International Scholars Program. She is working with her ISP mentor, Professor Rahul Oka, on a bibliography and literature review for NSF DISES Grant due in November 2020 and an NIH grant planned for Spring/Summer 2021. Her duties will include building and maintaining an active database for climate, migration, and conflict research. Lee will work closely with Professor Oka along with faculty from the College of Engineering.
While working on inter-disciplinary projects between social and engineering sciences, Lee will also work on her own research interest, exploring patterns of daily life in the authoritarian regime of North Korea with a special emphasis on health impacts.