Researcher of Poverty & Development
Current research projects in the Republic of the Congo and Zambia involve partners from international organizations, government agencies, and the private sector. Dr. Jung leads an interdisciplinary research team that represents social scientists and computer/data scientists from countries around the globe. Her work was recently featured in 'Focus on Faculty' on Rutgers University's Office of Research website and social media outlets: .
Memorandum of Understanding
the Institut Geographique National
(IGN, National Geographic Institute)
in the Republic of the Congo
Rutgers University (February 2022)
Congo’s government agency will provide geospatial data on the city of Brazzaville and Pointe-Noire, including administrative boundaries, road networks, and waterways.
This is one of few data-sharing agreements between Rutgers University with an African government.