Josh Ho, Research Fellow, supports the YouthTruth team by developing assessment products, analyzing data, and supporting survey report generation and follow-up. Josh is serving as a 2015-2016 Americorps RISE Fellow with New Sector Alliance.
Josh’s interest in education is inspired by his previous tutoring work with groups ranging from long-term patients at a local children’s hospital to anxious high school and college students. He is passionate about combining student voices and research expertise in order to accelerate positive outcomes.
Josh is a graduate of UC Berkeley, where he earned a B.A. degree in Integrative Biology and Social Welfare, focusing on topics like public health, homelessness, and human trafficking. His honors thesis research explored the role of gut bacteria in protection against infection. When not in the office, he can usually be seen outdoors — snowboarding, hiking, and playing with reptiles and amphibians.