RTI uses cookies to offer you the best experience online. By clicking “accept” on this website, you opt in and you agree to the use of cookies. If you would like to know more about how RTI uses cookies and how to manage them please view our Privacy Policy here. You can “opt out” or change your mind by visiting: http://optout.aboutads.info/. Click “accept” to agree.

Lilly Yu

Lilly Yu

Research Scientist


PhD, Sociology and Social Policy, Harvard University
MA, Sociology, Harvard University
BA, Sociology, Rice University

Lilly Yu is a research scientist at RTI where she specializes in research on gender-based violence, research design, qualitative data collection and analysis, and research dissemination to policy, practitioner, and academic audiences. Dr. Yu is the task lead on the process evaluation of the Human Trafficking Youth Prevention Education (HTYPE) Demonstration Grant Program, a study of the Human Trafficking Policy and Research Analysis Project. Before joining RTI, Dr. Yu was a research analyst in the Urban Institute’s Justice Policy Center.

Get in Touch

To speak to this expert or inquire about RTI services, you can reach us at +1 919 541 6000 or use the contact form below. For media inquiries, please reach out to our Media Relations team at news@rti.org.

Blue background circle graphics