Welcome to Jane's Field Notes — the ramblings of a baby sociologist.

Jane is a young social policy thinker based on unceded Wurundjeri land (so-called Melbourne, Australia). She is an idealistic public servant by day, and an exhausted PhD student by night. For more about her work, visit www.janechen.me.

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Jane Chen
she/her. 24. A social policy thinker based in Naarm (so-called Melbourne, Australia). Idealistic public servant by day, exhausted PhD student by night.