Hang B. Duong earned her PhD in Comparative and International Education at Lehigh University. Her areas of research interests include citizenship and democratic education, teachers' professional development, program evaluation, privatization and social justice in education. She enjoys working on projects that enhance learning opportunities for children and teachers. She co-founded the Lehigh UNICEF club in 2014 and has been involved in Reading Vietnam, a project that trains Vietnamese women to engage local children with reading. In addition to doing research and teaching at the ICEVN, she works as a producer for FreshEd, an international podcast program on comparative and international education.
As one of the founding members of Lehigh University UNICEF Club, I served as the clubs Vice President and then President from 2014 to 2016. I feel so fortunate to have great opportunities to do meaningful activities with my team for children locally and globally. We organized hundreds of advocacy days, donation drives, and presentations which help raise awareness about pressing issues related children. I believe that everyones joint efforts today will make a better world for our children tomorrow