Daniel Braun is a senior development and operations specialist on Ithaka S+R’s Strategy and Operations team. His work supports the design, implementation, and management of Ithaka S+R’s foundation and partnerships strategy.

Prior to joining Ithaka S+R, Daniel served as a visiting distinguished scholar in the English department of Guangzhou University, where he co-led the development of the university’s first MOOC, An Introduction to Modern Poetry. He is also author, with Dr. Li Zhimin, of China Leading and Being Led: A Literary History (under contract: Palgrave).

Daniel holds a PhD in English from Princeton University, and a BA in English from the University of Michigan.