The World Bank and American University, Washington, DC.


PhD. (Cand.), Economics, American University 
Focus: Econometrics & Development Economics.


The Info-Metrics Institute, Summer Fellowship 2013
African Economic Research Consortium: Economics Electives Training 

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
Ethiopian Economic Association

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