Rebecca Joy Anderson is a graduating joint-degree student from the Yale Jackson Institute for Global Affairs and the Yale School of Management (SOM). During her time at Yale, she focused her studies on international political economy, quantitative methods and emerging markets. During the 2014-15 academic year, she was a Foreign Language Area Studies Fellow through the U.S. Department of Education and the Yale Council on Middle East Studies. At SOM, she is a Yale Center for Customer Insights Fellow, through which she helped build a brand equity index for the telecommunications industry using IBM Watson Analytics. With SOM’s Program on Social Entrepreneurship, she assisted a pharma services startup based in Mumbai, India, to develop a market entry strategy in the rural mobile health care space. At both Jackson and SOM, she has served as a teaching fellow for statistics and data analysis courses. Prior to Yale, she served as a Fulbright Scholar in Turkey, where she taught in the foreign languages faculty of a public university. During her undergraduate years, she worked for several nonprofit and public organizations, as well as a startup focused on designing and building online auction platforms. Upon graduating from Yale, Rebecca will join McKinsey & Company’s Mid-Atlantic Office as an Associate.