• Oluyemisi Kuku joined IFPRI in February 2012 as a postdoctoral fellow in the IFPRI Nigeria office. Her research is focused on food insecurity, nutrition and health, as well as issues pertaining to social capital and technology adoption. Her most ...
  • Patrick Ward joined IFPRI as a postdoctoral fellow in the Environment and Production Technology Division in 2012. He is based in the New Delhi office, from where he contributes to the ongoing work of the Cereal Systems Initiative for South Asia ...
  • Phuong Hong Nguyen is a Research Fellow in IFPRI’s Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, and is based at the Alive & Thrive (A&T) office in Hanoi, Viet Nam. She is a medical doctor and has served as an Ob/Gyn for over 12 years at the ...
  • Purnima Menon is a Senior Research Fellow in IFPRI’s Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, and is based at IFPRI’s Asia office in New Delhi, India. She conducts applied nutrition research in the South Asia region, with a focus on programs and ...
  • Rahul Rawat joined IFPRI in September 2007 as a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division. At IFPRI, he conducts research on HIV and nutrition within the Regional Network on AIDS, Livelihoods and Food Security (RENEWAL) ...
  • Rasmi Avula joined the Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division of IFPRI in January 2011. She received a PhD in Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior in 2010 from the University of South Carolina and MS in Nutrition from South Carolina State ...
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  • Ricky Robertson joined IFPRI in 2008. Prior to that he completed environmental and water related post-docs at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in the Civil and Environmental Engineering as well as Agricultural and Consumer Economics ...
  • Ruth Meinzen-Dick joined IFPRI in 1989. She is Coordinator of the CGIAR program on Collective Action and Property Rights (CAPRi). Her research deals with water resource management, land, forests, property rights, collective action, and the impact ...
  • Sam is a graduate of University of Ghana, Legon (BS, 1988), University of Massachusetts, Amherst (MS, 1993) and University of California, Davis (PhD, 1998), with specialty in econometrics, natural resource economics and development economics. Sam ...
  • More about Samuel Gameda in IFPRI eBrary
  • Dr. Samuel Morley is a senior visiting research fellow at IFPRI. He has published monographs on poverty and distribution in Latin America, conditioned cash transfers and the effect of CAFTA in Central America. More about Samuel Morley in IFPRI ...
  • Shahidur Rashid is a Senior Research Fellow in the Markets, Trade and Institutions Division of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). A native of Bangladesh, he received his Master of Social Science in Economics from the ...
  • Shalini Roy is a postdoctoral fellow in the Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division. Her research focuses on households' economic behavior underlying food security, human capital formation, and intrahousehold dynamics. Much of her work involves ...
  • Shashidhara Kolavalli is a Senior Research Fellow and Leader of the Ghana Strategy Support Program in the Development Strategy and Governance Division. An agricultural economist with a Ph. D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ...
  • Sherman Robinson is a Senior Research Fellow at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), a Visiting Research Fellow at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), and Professor of Economics (emeritus) at the University of Sussex. ...
  • Simla Tokgoz received her Ph.D. in Economics from North Carolina State University in 2003. Her research focus is modeling and analysis of biofuels, energy, and agricultural markets, particularly the impact of biofuels expansion on agricultural ...
  • Siwa Msangi is a Senior Research Fellow in the Environment and Production Technology Division, and co-leads IFPRI's research theme 1, which focuses on the major socio-economic and bio-physical drivers affecting agricultural production and trade, ...
  • Stuart Gillespie, a senior research fellow with IFPRI, is currently CEO of the Transform Nutrition Research Program Consortium – a six-partner consortium that seeks to transform thinking and action on “the neglected crisis of undernutrition” in ...
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  • Dr. Babu was educated at Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa (M.S. Economics and PhD Economics). Before joining IFPRI in 1992 as a Research Fellow, Dr. Babu was a Research Economist at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. More about Dr. Babu ...
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  • Teunis van Rheenen, a citizen from The Netherlands, is the Coordinator for Partnership in the Partnership, Impact Assessment and Capacity Strengthening (PIC) Unit. In this capacity, he is responsible for the development, enhancement, and ...
  • Tewodaj Mogues is a Senior Research Fellow in IFPRI. She joined IFPRI in February 2005, and and undertakes research on public expenditures, local public finance and decentralisation, political economy, and social capital. Much of her empirical ...
  • Timothy Thomas worked as an economist / consultant for 10 years at the World Bank before joining IFPRI (International Food Policy Research Institute) in March 2010. His primary research at the World Bank was with land use and land use change, ...
  • Tingju Zhu joined IFPRI in June, 2005 as a postdoctoral fellow in the Environment and Production Technology Division. He obtained his Ph.D. in water resources engineering (minor in agricultural and resource economics) from the University of ...
  • Todd Benson, who joined IFPRI in 1999 as a Research Fellow, conducts research on poverty, poverty mitigation, and household economic vulnerability both at the scale of the household and from broader spatial perspectives (poverty and vulnerability ...
  • Valerie Mueller is the co-leader of the Development Strategy and Governance Division's research under the Rural-Urban Linkages for Development Program. Prior to joining IFPRI, she was a postdoctoral fellow in the Earth Institute at Columbia ...
  • Wei Zhang is a research fellow in the Environment and Production Technology Division. Her research focuses on ecosystem service (ES) and natural resource management, climate change and vulnerability analysis, and modeling and analysis of ...