Julia Collins



Research Analyst


Julie Collins is a Research Analyst 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

Languages spoken: French, Somali

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