Dung Huynh

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Assistant Policy Researcher; Ph.D. Candidate, Pardee RAND Graduate School
Santa Monica Office


M.P.P. in public policy, National University of Singapore


Dung Huynh an assistant policy researcher at RAND and a Ph.D. candidate at the Pardee RAND Graduate School. His research interests include the East Asian international political economy, security and defense, the South China Sea disputes, and complexity theory and its application to international relations and public policy.

Prior to joining Pardee RAND, Huynh was a lecturer in public policy in the Fulbright Economics Teaching Program (Fulbright University Vietnam) and a lecturer in management at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University in Vietnam for four years. He previously worked for the Vietnam Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

Huynh has an M.P.P. from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore and undergraduate degrees in international relations, economics, and telecommunication from schools in Vietnam.