Julie Collins is a Senior Research Assistant in IFPRI’s West and Central Africa Office, based in Washington, DC. She earned her MS in Agricultural and Applied Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2012. Previously she worked as a Refugee Employment Counselor in St. Cloud, Minnesota, providing services to Somali and other refugees. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Knox College in French and International Studies.
University of Wisconsin-Madison Agricultural & Applied Economics department Henry Taylor Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award, 2012