Board of Directors (January 2019)

Officers & Staff

  • Executive Director (2016-2019): Susan Hyde, University of California, Berkeley
  • Methods Director (2016-2018): Don Green, Columbia University
  • Trainings Director (2016-2018): Maarten Voors, Wageningen University
  • Managing Director: Ingrid Lee
  • Senior Methods Manager: Matthew Lisiecki
  • Director of Research: Jaclyn Leaver
  • Membership & Meetings Manager: Goldie Negelev
  • Postdoctoral Fellow: Mathias Poertner
  • Predoctoral Fellow: Tara Slough
  • Financial Coordinator: Crysthel Catambay

Past Officers

Meet our Directors

Susan Hyde

Susan Hyde is a Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley. She is an expert on international election observation,... Read More

Donald Green

Donald P. Green is Professor of Political Science at Columbia University, having moved there in 2011 after 22 years at Yale University. The author... Read More

Thad Dunning

Thad Dunning is Robson Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley and directs the Center on the Politics of... Read More

Daniel Posner

Daniel Posner (Ph.D., Harvard, 1998) is the James S. Coleman Professor of International Development in the Department of Political Science at the... Read More

Guy Grossman

Guy is an Associate Professor at the political science department at the University of Pennsylvania. He specializes in comparative politics, with... Read More

Maarten Voors

Maarten Voors (PhD Wageningen, 2011) is an Assistant Professor in Development Economics at Wageningen University. His main field is development... Read More

Alyoscia D'Onofrio

Alyoscia D’Onofrio has worked in the field of humanitarian assistance and post-conflict development since the Balkan wars of the 1990s. He joined... Read More

Matthew Lisiecki

Matt is the Senior Methods Manager at EGAP, where he oversees organizational programming related to standards and methods, including the research... Read More

Mathias Poertner

Mathias Poertner is EGAP's Post-Doctoral Fellow at UC Berkeley. His research interests focus on state-society relations, in particular how political... Read More

Tara Slough

Tara Slough is EGAP’s Predoctoral Fellow at UC Berkeley. She is currently a PhD candidate at Columbia University. Her research focuses on the... Read More

Jaclyn Leaver

Jaclyn is the Director of Research at EGAP, where she manages the "Metaketa Initiative," a grantmaking model for coordinated clusters of studies... Read More

Ingrid Lee

Ingrid Lee is Managing Director for EGAP, overseeing its operations, strategies, and goals. She has managed a variety of global development... Read More

Rebecca Wolfe

Dr. Rebecca J. Wolfe is a leading expert on political violence, conflict and violent extremism. Currently, she is the Director of Mercy Corps’... Read More