Rachel Leng graduated with scholarships from Harvard University (M.A. in Regional Studies - East Asia) and Duke University (B.A. with double distinction and highest honors in Public Policy Studies, Asian Studies, and Economics). At Harvard, she was the recipient of a Harvard GSAS Merit Fellowship, and was named a 2015 Graduation Commencement Marshal. 


Rachel's award-winning work includes her Harvard M.A. dissertation, which received an Honorable Mention for the 2015 Joseph Fletcher Memorial Award. At Duke, she wrote two senior honors theses which won the Robert P. Durden and Aptman Prizes for excellence in research. Rachel was also an honoree of Yale University's China Hands “25-Under-25 Rising Stars in China-U.S. Relations” in 2013, and invited to prestigious delegations such as Harvard's IMUSE ProjectStanford's FACES conference, and the Duke-UNC China Leadership Summit


Born in Singapore and raised in Shanghai, China, Rachel has been recognized widely for her leadership and originality in approaching East Asian affairs. To date, she has published 27 book chapters, journal or magazine articles on topics including contemporary Chinese literature, civil society, cultural history, gender rights, LGBT activism, migrant issues, and environmental policy.


As a former Miss Singapore 2013 titleholder, Rachel was named a “Campus Celeb” by HerCampus Harvard magazine as a role model to college women. She has been internationally featured in interviews by magazines, TV programs, and newspapers and regularly speaks at seminars or public talks.


Rachel is currently on the Investment Management team at Whiz Partners, Inc. (株式会社ウィズ・パートナーズ), a private equity fund in Tokyo, Japan. She previously worked as Policy Analyst and Research Associate at Hyundai Group's Asan Institute for Policy Studies in Seoul, South Korea. 

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Rachel Leng (凌惠)是哈佛大学东亚研究的文学杜克大学公共政策、洲研究和经济学的文学士,荣2015年哈佛大学毕业典礼典礼官的荣誉称号。同,她也是学期刊《哈佛洲季刊》Harvard Asia Quarterly总编辑以及哈佛东亚研究学会的会


凌惠2013年被列入 China Hands 评选的《2525以下在中美关系方面有突出献的青年》;当哈佛大学 Her Campus 评选 Campus Celeb(校园名人),作女大学生学的榜


有趣的是 凌惠2013年新加坡世界小姐(Miss World Singapore美大亚军,并荣 "2013年新加坡小姐有目的美"(Beauty with a Purpose)荣誉称号。,她到各地的学校座,鼓励女孩子展现领导力并且争取自己的




そして、色々な興味があるので、2013年度のミス・シンガポール代表としてMiss Beauty with a Purposeのタイトルをいただきました。同時に、アメリカのHerCampusという雑誌の「キャンパスセレブ」と、Yale大学のChina Hands組織の5歳未満の25人の優秀者」(China Hands 25-Under-25 Rising Stars)というリストの一人に入りました。