YPP Network Description

The MacArthur Research Network on Youth and Participatory Politics (YPP) formed out of recognition that youth are critical to the future of democracy and that the digital age is introducing technological changes that are impacting how youth develop into informed, engaged, and effective actors.

Chaebong Nam

Chaebong Nam is Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard Department of Government. Before YPP, she worked for an e-Government project on public participation at Cornell Law School, known as the Cornell eRulemaking Initiative (CeRI). Her research interests revolve around civic education, digital media and learning, youth participatory research, and community inquiry. Chaebong received a BA and MA in Education from Seoul National University in Korea and a PhD in Education from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana.


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