Jessica Mahoney is a Research Associate on the "KiuFunza -- Improving Early Grade Learning Outcomes" project based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. In her role as RA she manages survey team activity, monitors the data collection process, and assists in writing policy reports and memos.
Prior to joining IPA Jessica worked as a Program Coordinator at the Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law, a research center at the University of Texas at Austin. She also served as an English Teaching Assistant with the Fulbright Program in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
She graduated from Williams College in 2010 with a BA in Political Science and Chinese and a concentration in African Studies.