Calvin Chan is a Senior Research Assistant in his second year working at AidData. His primary responsibilities involve arbitrating CRS activity coded development finance project records and quality assurance tasks involving activity coders. He also helps train interns and research assistants in the CRS activity coding methodology. He is currently a senior majoring in International Relations and minoring in music. Besides international development, his research interests include East Asian international security, non-Western international relations theory, and democracy promotion. He hopes to pursue a career in either international development or foreign policy.