Jaclyn is the Senior Research Manager at EGAP, where she manages the "Metaketa Initiative," a grantmaking model for coordinated clusters of studies that identify critical areas in governance and politics where generalizable knowledge can have a large impact. She is also the Managing Director of the Center on the Politics of Development at the University of California, Berkeley. Prior to these roles, Jaclyn worked on human rights, small enterprise development, and climate change adaptation and resilience policy. She holds a master’s degree in Global Policy Studies from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas, Austin and a bachelor’s degree in International and Area Studies from the University of Oklahoma.


Email: jleaver@berkeley.edu
Position: Senior Research Manager


Institution / Affiliation : University of California Berkeley