Clara Chung is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in Urban Planning at Columbia GSAPP.
Chung currently works at Intersection as a deployment strategist for LinkNYC, a first-of-its-kind communications network that will replace over 7,500 pay phones across the five boroughs. Previously, she was a management consultant at McKinsey & Co, specializing in spatial and data analytics for clients of multiple industries, including but not limited to infrastructure, law enforcement, affordable housing policy, real estate, disaster management, industrial planning, neighborhood development, and postal services. Chung earned a BA in Geography from University of Oxford and is a graduate from GSAPP’s M.S. Urban Planning program. She was born and raised in Hong Kong.