Monica Lee is a Senior Research Associate at the Annenberg Institute. 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 SFUSD-Annenberg Research Partnership, in addition to collaborating on research projects across the Institute.
Monica holds a Ph.D. in Educational Policy and M.A. in Economics from Stanford University, an Ed.M. in Education Policy and Management from Harvard Graduate School of Education, and a B.A. in Human and Organizational Development from Vanderbilt University. Her background as a first-generation college student and immigrant informs her work and scholarly interests.