Chun-Yu (Jo Ann) Wang

Next Generation Scholar
Department of Anthropology, Stanford University

Wang is a PhD candidate in anthropology at Stanford University. She holds a PhD minor in history and a graduate certificate in Science, Technology, and Society. As a political anthropologist, she is interested in understanding what moves people to political action, as well as the intended and unintended consequences of such action. Informed by her experience of growing up in a refinery and petrochemical hub in Southern Taiwan, she is committed to pedagogies of environmental justice and activism against industrial harm.

SHC Project

Refining Politics: Oil Development, Environmental Activism, and Political Improvisation in Rural Malaysia

Jo Ann Wang