Esther Chang is an Administrative Associate at J-PAL South Asia where she is responsible for supporting the J-PAL South Asia Directors including providing calendar management, coordinating work with travel arrangements and logistics, assisting senior staff, and also is responsible for maintaining and updating the Vendor database and working as part of a team. Prior to joining J-PAL in March 2017, she worked as an Assistant Programmer for four years under SSA (Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan), at the District Education Office in Nagaland. She has also worked under various BPO companies and has an overall work experience of ten years.
Esther holds a bachelor's degree in economics, sociology and industrial relations from Bangalore University. She completed her MA degree in international relations from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.