Head shot of Jie Wu
  • Director of Research Management, Kinder Institute for Urban Research
  • Research Oversight Committee, Urban Data Platform

Jie Wu is the director of research management at Rice University's Kinder Institute for Urban Research. She joined the Kinder Institute after her graduate study at Rice University, and provided project management and conducted research for studies such as the Houston Area Asian Survey; the Survey on Health, Education, and the Arts (the “SHEA” Study); Migration and Urban Growth project; the Opportunity Youth study; and the Kinder Houston Area Survey. Currently, she leads the Houston Community Data Connections and the Urban Disparity and Opportunity programs, supervises the Community Bridges program, and manages the Kinder Houston Area Survey and the Affiliated Researchers Program.