Jae Yeon Kim is a Research Fellow at the SNF Agora Institute and P3 Lab at Johns Hopkins University.

Since 2020, he has been involved in the Mapping Modern Agora Project at the SNF Agora Institute at Johns Hopkins University, which uses big data and machine learning to map the US civil society at scale. Kim is currently a Senior Data Scientist at Code for America and received his Ph.D. in political science from UC Berkeley in 2021. His dissertation received the Best Dissertation Award in Urban and Local Politics from American Political Science Association in 2022.