Current Position

Consultant: The World Bank
Statistical Consultant & Trainer: American University
Consultant: FAO, Voices of the Hungry Project


PhD. Candidate (ABD), Economics, American University
Focus: Econometrics and Development Economics.


The Info-Metrics Institute, American University Summer Fellowship 2013
The World Bank Governance Institute 2009
African Economic Research Consortium: Economics Electives Training 2006

Previous Experience

The World Bank: Development Economics Research Group
The Info-Metrics Institute
Office of Institutional Research and Assessment, American University
Addis Ababa University: College of Business and Economics

Professional Affiliations

American Economic Association
Eastern Economic Association
Midwest Political Science Association
The Info-Metrics Institute
African Economics Research Consortium
Addis Ababa University
Omicron Delta Epsilon-Economics Honor Society
African Community of Practice for Managing Development Results
African Studies Association
African Micro-finance Networks