Monica Lee is a Senior Research Associate at the Annenberg Institute at Brown University. Her research interests include nudge experiments in education, as well as examining non-cognitive factors such as absenteeism and social-emotional learning via a quantitative lens. Much of her role centers around management of the Annenberg Institute research partnership with the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD), in addition to collaborating on research projects across the Institute.
Monica holds a PhD in Educational Policy and a MA in Economics from Stanford University, an EdM in Education Policy and Management from Harvard Graduate School of Education, and a BA in Human and Organizational Development from Vanderbilt University. Her background as a first-generation college student and immigrant informs her work and scholarly interests.