Our staff work in three verticals: Research, Education, and Training; Policy and Communications; and Finance and Operations. Staff support J-PAL's work at our global office at MIT and regional offices worldwide.


Scientific Director, J-PAL North America

Senior Policy & Communications Manager, J-PAL Global

IT Associate, J-PAL South Asia

Associate Director of Human Resources, J-PAL South Asia

Isaak Kifle

Senior Human Resources Associate, J-PAL North America

Deputy Executive Director, J-PAL Africa

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Title Human Resources, Finance and Operations Co-Op, J-PAL North America

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Policy Manager, J-PAL Global

Senior Research Associate, J-PAL South Asia

Data Manager, J-PAL Southeast Asia

Senior Designer , J-PAL Global

Senior Research Manager, J-PAL Global

Brynde Kreft

Research Associate, J-PAL Africa

Project Director, J-PAL South Asia

Senior Research Associate, J-PAL South Asia

Research Associate, J-PAL South Asia

Administration Associate, J-PAL South Asia

Technical Advisor, J-PAL Latin America & the Caribbean