Xuan ’16 named Jacobs Fellow at UC San Diego

Shane xuanShane Xuan ’16 was recently named a Jerri-Ann and Gary E. Jacobs Endowed Fellow at the University of California, San Diego.  He will use social media and big data to study the survival and transition of authoritarian regimes.  Shane is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Political Science at UC San Diego.

The Jerri-Ann and Gary E. Jacobs Endowed Fellowship is granted exclusively to top students whose scholastic achievements and commitment to advancing the field of social sciences is clearly demonstrated.