Adjunct Professorial Lecturer
School of International Service
Donna E. Chung has M.Phil. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Oxford in International Relations, and a B.A. in Ethics, Politics and Economics from Yale University.
Donna E. Chung is adjunct faculty member at American University in the School of International Service, where she has taught since 2007. In addition to the course on NGO-private sector engagement under the Social Enterprise Initiative, she has developed and taught international policy analysis to SIS masters students. She is also an International Relations Officer at U.S. Department of Labor in the International Labor Affairs Bureau where she analyzes international labor standards and labor policies and practices of trading partners of the United States. Since 2007 she has served as director and advisor of SISHA (South East Asia Investigations into Social and Humanitarian Activities), a not-for-profit organization based in Cambodia that strives to ensure justice and protection of human rights for victims of human trafficking and sexual exploitation in Southeast Asia. Previously, she was Director of the Corporate Social Responsibility Practice at Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A., where she advised corporate clients on ethics policies and procedures and global supply chain labor compliance, and advised foreign governments on compliance with international labor standards.