Jiwon (“g-1”) Kim is a Ph.D. student at Emory University’s Political Science Department. She leads the International Shaming Events (ISE) data project.

Jiwon studies the role of human rights norms at different levels of international politics. Her dissertation addresses human rights rhetoric as diplomatic strategy, and develops novel measurement of state shaming intensity. Her works use natural language processing (NLP), network analysis, and survey experiment.

Jiwon has an interest in different models of collaborative research. Her passion for political science started when she was an exchange student in Hong Kong, during the Umbrella Movement in 2014. Jiwon received her B.A. in English literature and linguistics from Sungkyunkwan University in the beautiful and traditional neighborhood of Jongno in Seoul, South Korea.