Scientific Advisors are a dedicated group of IPA-affiliated researchers who provide strategic advice to IPA country offices, sector programs, and research initiatives.

Jeannie Annan Headshot Photo
Humanitarian and Forced Displacement Initiative, Intimate Partner Violence Initiative
Chris Blattman Headshot Photo
Peace & Recovery
Katherine Casey Headshot Photo
Liberia, Sierra Leone
Andrew Dillon
Francophone West Africa
Paul Gertler
Latin America, Small & Medium Enterprises
Jessica Goldberg Headshot Photo
Malawi
Guy Grossman Headshot Photo
Human Trafficking Research Initiative
Matthew Jukes
Education
Dean Karlan
Financial Inclusion, Small & Medium Enterprises, Social Protection
Betsy Levy Paluck Headshot Photo
Peace & Recovery
Myanmar
Rwanda
David McKenzie Headshot Photo
Small & Medium Enterprises
Ted Miguel
Kenya
Human Trafficking Research Initiative
Mushfiq Mobarak, Professor of Economics
Bangladesh, Humanitarian and Forced Displacement Initiative
Robert Osei Headshot Photo
Social Protection
Pia Raffler
Uganda
Jonathan Robinson Headshot Photo
Malawi
Antoinette Schoar Headshot Photo
Small & Medium Enterprises
Tavneet Suri
Kenya
Chris Udry Headshot Photo
Ghana, Social Protection
Eric Verhoogen Headshot Photo
Small & Medium Enterprises
Dean Yang
Philippines
Hirokazu Yoshikawa
Education
Jonathan Zinman, Professor of Economics
Financial Inclusion