Tri “Jonathan” Pham, Research Assistant

Tri “Jonathan” Pham is a research assistant at the Kettering Foundation. 

His research interests include how scientific endeavors, such as health care and research, interact with democracy, public policy, and politics, as well as how socioeconomic status manifests, particularly with regard to health and life course. 

Pham graduated with a bachelor’s degree in cell and molecular biology at Tulane University in 2015. He is currently pursuing post-graduate work in biology at the University of Houston-Clear Lake. While studying there, he first participated in deliberative dialogues because of his interest in public policy. In 2019, working with Se-Hyoung Yi, he became a moderator for forums.