Amanda Lee


Senior Research Manager, J-PAL North America

Amanda Lee is a senior research manager at J-PAL North America where she leads North America’s Research Management Support (RMS), co-leads North America's work with the Learning Engineering Virtual Institute (LEVI), and works on the Homelessness and Housing Stability team. Using her experience from managing multiple research projects, she ensures research projects are high-quality and in compliance with J-PAL requirements, and she promotes best practices in research. Amanda is currently the research manager for the AMP Up Boston Study led by Professor Larry Katz.

Prior to joining J-PAL, she worked as a research analyst at Mathematica Policy Research on a broad range of topics including education, early childhood education, child welfare, and nutrition.

Amanda holds an MPP from the Harvard Kennedy School and a BA in economics from Harvard College.