The Citizen Lab is pleased to welcome this year’s Google Policy Fellow, Jason Q. Ng.

Ng is a graduate student in East Asian Studies at the University of Pittsburgh and author of Blocked on Weibo, a book about censorship and sensitive topics in Chinese social media. Other recent topics of research include online reaction to the 2012 Party Congress in China and anti-Japanese discourse on Sina Weibo. He previously worked as a research consultant at China Digital Times and a book editor, having graduated with a degree in English from Brown University. Ng will be working with the Citizen Lab on various research projects over the coming summer.