Eduardo Vargas Sanchez

Policy and Research Manager, J-PAL Latin America & the Caribbean

Eduardo Vargas joined J-PAL LAC as a Policy and Research Manager in July of 2018. He works on several education projects in the Dominican Republic and Colombia. Previously, he served as Research Associate at IPA Peru, where he worked on research projects related to higher education in close cooperation with the Ministry of Education of Peru. Eduardo also has worked as a consultant for the Inter-American Development Bank, for the Ministry of Education of Peru, as a Research Assistant at the Institute of Peruvian Studies and as a teaching assistant at the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru (PUCP). 

He holds a BS in economics from PUCP and he is an alumnus of the Program for Strengthening Public Service in Latin America from Brown University and the Botín Foundation.