Chris Gowe is a research intern at APLN. He is pursuing a B.A. in Public Policy as an undergraduate at American University. With a special interest in U.S. policy on the Korean peninsula, he has focused his undergraduate research on topics such as the U.S.-Korea alliance, the prospects of Korean unification, and the history of U.S. policy towards a nuclear North Korea. Prior to APLN, he worked as a research intern at the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and as an intern in U.S. Representative Jim Clyburn's office.