General

Full Name

Julia Nethero

Last name

Nethero

Current City

Xi'an

general

["Julia","Nethero","u502au4e4bu96c5","MPA Candidate, Columbia University","New York, NY","Nonprofit Charitable Organizations","United States","As a Chinese and International Studies major at Vassar College, I studied and worked abroad in China three times over the course of my college experience, in Qingdao, Shanghai, and Sichuan Province. After graduation, I moved to China to pursue research on Chinese Women\'s Political Empowerment on a Fulbright Fellowship. Upon return to the US, I worked for a Chinese human rights non-profit. I am now at SIPA Columbia University working towards a Master in Public Administration, focusing on gender and development. "]

Edu_Program

["Inter-University Program for Chinese Lang. Studies (IUP)","Institute for the International Education of Students (IES)","Fulbright Scholarship","Vassar College Summer Program in China"]

Edu_School

["Centennial High School"]

Edu_University

["Vassar College","Columbia University – School of International and Public Affairs"]

Exp

["Norwalk, CT","Atlanta, GA","Highland Park, IL","Roswell, GA","Poughkeepsie, NY","Qingdao, Shandong","Shanghai","Mianyang, Sichuan","Beijing","Xi'an, Shanxi","Beijing","New York, NY"]

Exp_Work

["MADRE","Public Education Intern","MADRE, an international women's human rights non-profit, has programs worldwide dedicated to improving women's lives, and empowering them to make change in their societies. I helped communicate MADRE's work to the public, as well as edit government briefs and event planning. ","Nonprofit Charitable Organizations","Pudong Institute for US Economy","Research Intern","PIUSE is a government funded think tank based in Shanghai that advises the Chinese government on US-Sino relations, focusing on the economy. As an intern at PIUSE, I helped write research briefs and attended conferences on US-Sino relations. ","Nonprofit Charitable Organizations","Mianyang Children's Palace","English Teacher","I taught English to Chinese elementary school children.","Education","Vassar College","Chinese Department Intern","As Vassar's Chinese dept intern, I helped them organize Chinese cultural holiday gatherings, wrote a bi-yearly newsletter, and assisted the department with other administrative tasks. ","Education","Human Rights in China","Research and Advocacy Intern","","Nonprofit Charitable Organizations"]

First Name

Julia

Education

China Program

Inter-University Program for Chinese Lang. Studies (IUP)/2012;Institute for the International Education of Students (IES)/2010;Fulbright Scholarship/2013

University

Qingdao University/2009

US-China Experience

Where have you lived in China?

Qingdao, Shandong/2009-6/2009-7;Shanghai, Shanghai/2010-8/2010-12;Mianyang, Sichuan/2011-7/2011-8;Beijing, Beijing/2012-8/2012-1;Xi'an, Shaanxi/2013-1/Current

Where have you lived in the US?

Norwalk, CT/1989-12/1990-8;Atlanta, GA/1990-8/1994-8;Highland Park, IL/1994-8/1995-8;Roswell, GA/1995-8/2008-8;Poughkeepsie, NY/2008-8/2012-5

Listening

Proficient

Speaking

Proficient

Reading

Proficient

Writing

Proficient

HSK level

5

Work Experience

Total Years of Work Experience

1

work_exp

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