Meet our Mentors

MEET OUR MENTORING COHORT of 2023-24

Faisal Abbas

Professor
Center for Development Research (ZEF) University of Bonn Germany
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Ama Baafra Abeberese

Professor
Wellesley College
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Amanda Agan

Professor
Rutgers University
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James Allen

Associate Research Fellow
International Food Policy Research Institute
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Onur Altindag

Professor
Bentley University
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Girija Bahety

Economist
Amazon
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Sergio Barrera

Professor
Virginia Tech
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Rashmi Barua

Professor
Jawaharlal Nehru University
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José Bayoán, Santiago Calderón

Economist
U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
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Apurav Bhatiya

Professor
University of Birmingham
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Chris M Boyd

Professor
Towson University
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Nathaniel Burke

Professor
West Virginia University
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Gregorio Caetano

Professor
University of Georgia
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Carolina Castilla

Economist
Colgate University
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Ryan Chahrour

Professor
Cornell University, Dept of Economics
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Somdeep Chatterjee

Professor
Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
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Francisco Costa

Economist
University of Delaware
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Lee Crawfurd

Research Fellow
Center for Global Development
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Upasak Das

Presidential Fellow
University of Manchester
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Lelys Dinarte Diaz

Economist
World Bank
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Jose Fernandez

Economics
University of Louisville
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Bhabesh Hazarika

Economist
National Institute of Public Finance and Policy
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Priti Kalsi

Professor of Economics
Rochester Institute of Technology
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Yasir Khan

Professor
University of Pittsburgh
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Gaurav Khanna

Professor
University of California, San Diego
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Edward Kosack

Professor
Xavier University
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Caroline Krafft

Professor
St. Catherine University
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Leah Lakdawala

Professor
Wake Forest University
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Francesco Loiacono

Economist
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
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Elizabeth Luh

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Securities and Exchange Commission (beginning August 2023)
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Utsav Manjeer

Research Scientist
Meta Platforms (formerly Facebook)
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Jennifer Mayo

Professor
University of Missouri
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Ian McCarthy

Professor
Emory University
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Josh Merfeld

Professor
KDI School and IZA
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Andrea La Nauze

Professor
University of Queensland
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Todd Pugatch

Professor
Oregon State University
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MD Arshad Rahman

Professor
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
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Jeevant Rampal

Professor
Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad
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Manaswini Rao

Economist
UC San Diego/U Delaware (starting Aug 2023)
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Saravana Ravindran

Professor
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore
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Mauricio Romero

Professor
Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)
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Maria Rosales

Professor
Rutgers University
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Stephen L Ross

Professor
University of Connecticut
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Kevin Roth

Economist
Christensen Associates
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Sudipta Sarangi

Professor
Virginia Tech
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Ashish Kumar Sedai

Professor
University of Texas at Arlington
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Gitanjali Sen

Professor
Shiv Nadar Institute of Eminence
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M.R Sharan

Professor
University of Maryland, AREC
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Abu Shonchoy

Professor
Florida International University
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Austin Smith

Professor
Bates College
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Andrew Stevens

Economist
University of Wisconsin–Madison
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Olga Stoddard

Professor
Brigham Young University
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Sebastian Tello-Trillo

Professor
University of Virginia
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Gabriel Tourek

Professor
University of Pittsburgh
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Sandra Trejos

Professor
Pennsylvania Western University (new consolidated institution and former Clarion University of Pennsylvania)
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Michael LaForest Tucker

Professor
U.S. Air Force Academy
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Mevlude Akbulut Yuksel

Professor
Dalhousie University, IZA
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