Kim Dadisman is a Policy and Research Manager for J-PAL North America, and her work is focused on the intersection of research and policy. In this role she examines the effectiveness of the technical assistance provided via the innovation initiatives: state and local government, health care delivery, and education technology. She also provides capacity building around data and evaluation. Prior to joining J-PAL North America, Kim worked in Indonesia as the Research and Analytics lead on a governance program, where she led all monitoring, evaluation, and research activities. Kim has also worked designing, directing, and managing research and evaluations on social policies and programs that impact children and families at the University of Chicago and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Kim holds a PhD in Educational Psychology from the University of Wisconsin—Madison.