Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
MPA
Zinan Xu

Iris Zinan Xu

Iris Zinan Xu

MPA

Iris Xu most recently worked in a cultural development company in China, where she helped museums organize exhibitions. Previously, she worked in an environmental and architectural consulting firm in southern California. Her policy interests are in cultural protection and heritage preservation. Iris graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics. Iris is fluent in Mandarin and conversational in Japanese. She is from Suzhou, China.