Shuning Ge is a Ph.D. student focusing on Political Methodology and Political Economy and is seeking to join the interdisciplinary Doctoral Program in Statistics at IDSS. She is broadly interested in methods, political economy, and migration and immigration, with a regional focus on Sub-Saharan Africa.
Before joining MIT, Shuning worked as a Senior Data Coordinator at Penn Development Research Initiative, research assistant at MIT CSAIL, and was a co-founder of a start-up with $10 million Series A funding. She graduated with a B.S. in Material Science & Engineering and a B.A. in Management from Tsinghua University. She also holds an M.S. in Systems Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and is a recipient of the Kenan Sahin Presidential Fellowship at MIT.