Josiah Byers is the Administrative and Communications Assistant for the World Justice Project, focusing on communications and support for the Seattle office. His previous work experiences include: the Publications Team of the National Bureau of Asian Research in Seattle, WA, where he handled editing for several academic journals; the East Asia Center for the University of Washington, where he handled a variety of tasks from outreach to grant writing; and teaching and coaching competive speech and debate at the university and high school levels.
Mr. Byers completed his M.A. in International Studies focused upon China with a concentration in contemporary Chinese politics and history from the University of Washington. He holds a B.A. in Political Science and International Studies, focused upon East Asia, from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.