Isaak Kifle

Human Resources Administrator, J-PAL North America

Isaak Kifle is the Human Resources Administrator and Recruiter at J-PAL North America. In this role, he leads human resources activities for the North America office, working with hiring managers to develop and implement recruitment strategies as well as managing onboarding/offboarding, performance management and HR administration. Additionally, he serves as the project manager for J-PAL North America's Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) initiative.

Prior to joining J-PAL in 2019, Isaak worked at Partners In Health, where he managed HR operations and projects for the international NGO’s U.S. and expatriate employees. Before that, he worked in HR for a financial tech company, and has also held volunteer leadership positions at several nonprofit organizations around Boston.

Isaak is a candidate for the MA in organizational psychology from William James College, and holds a BA in psychology from the University of New Haven.