Harper Chen

Taiwan Ministry of Education Fellow
School of Law: Law (JSD)
  • Partner University:
    National Taiwan University
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  • Ambassador:
    Tuan-Hua David Ho


Harper earned her Master of Arts degree in National Development from National Taiwan University and a Bachelor of Laws degree from National Cheng Kung University. Harper’s research interests focus on law, political science, and international relations, particularly in the area of constitutional law, administrative law, human rights, and alternative dispute resolution (e.g., arbitration, mediation, negotiation). 

Before coming to Washington University, Harper worked as a legal research assistant in Congressman’s office and non-governmental organizations, in which she conducted legislative and policy studies on international and cross-strait relations.

Harper is currently working on her doctoral dissertation regarding the balance between confidentiality and transparency in international arbitration.