For the Media

The Pulte Institute team has a collective expertise across topics relevant to global development, poverty, and inequality. Our staff can offer engaging, fair, and credible commentary on today’s global challenges.

Find the most appropriate expert for your story by searching the list of topics below, or contact Colleen Sharkey in the Office of Media Relations for assistance.

Africa
Global Health
Pandemics
Asia
Humanitarian Response
Poverty
Business & Development
Information & Communications
Technology for Development (ICT4D)
Social Demography & Populations
Development Effectiveness
Inequality
Social Entrepreneurship
Education
Local Capacity Building
South America
Effective States & Governance
Middle East, Europe, & Central Asia
Supply Chain Performance
Food & Hunger Issues
Migration
Universities & Development
Future of Work
Mining & Extractive Industries
USAID / Development Projects
Gang Violence & Drugs
Monitoring & Evaluation
Water Security & Management
Gender Equality
North & Central America
 

Africa

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate
Region of Expertise: East Africa

Tom Purekal
Program Director, Innovation & Practice
Region of Expertise: South Sudan

Asia

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate
Region of Expertise: South Asia

Business & Development

Michael H. Morris
Professor of the Practice

Ray Offenheiser
William J. Pulte Director and Professor of the Practice

Melissa Paulsen
Associate Director, Entrepreneurship & Education; Assistant Professor of the Practice

Development Effectiveness

Tushi Baul
Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate

Ray Offenheiser
William J. Pulte Director and Professor of the Practice

Paul Perrin
Director, Evidence & Learning; Associate Professor of the Practice

Tom Purekal
Program Director, Innovation & Practice
Region of Expertise: South Sudan

Michael Sweikar
Executive Director

Education

Danice Brown Guzmán
Research Associate

Michael H. Morris
Professor of the Practice

Estela Rivero
Research Associate

Effective States & Governance

Tom Hare
Senior Technical Associate

Ray Offenheiser
William J. Pulte Director and Professor of the Practice

Michael Sweikar
Executive Director

Food & Hunger Issues

Danice Brown Guzmán
Research Associate

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate

Ray Offenheiser
William J. Pulte Director and Professor of the Practice

Future of Work

Swapnil Motghare
Postdoctoral Research Associate

Ray Offenheiser
William J. Pulte Director and Professor of the Practice

Gang Violence and Drugs

Tom Hare
Senior Technical Associate

Estela Rivero
Research Associate

Gender Equality

Tushi Baul
Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist

Danice Brown Guzmán
Research Associate

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate

Estela Rivero
Research Associate

Global Health

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate

Paul Perrin
Director, Evidence & Learning; Associate Professor of the Practice

Humanitarian Response

Ray Offenheiser
William J. Pulte Director and Professor of the Practice

Paul Perrin
Director, Evidence & Learning; Associate Professor of the Practice

Juan Posada-Burbano
Program Manager

Tom Purekal
Program Director, Innovation & Practice
Region of Expertise: South Sudan

Information & Communications Technology for Development (ICT4D)

Danice Brown Guzmán
Research Associate

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate

Paul Perrin
Director, Evidence & Learning; Associate Professor of the Practice

Inequality

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate

Ray Offenheiser
William J. Pulte Director and Professor of the Practice

Local Capacity Building

Tom Hare
Senior Technical Associate

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate

Michael H. Morris
Professor of the Practice

Tom Purekal
Program Director, Innovation & Practice
Region of Expertise: South Sudan

Middle East, Europe, & Central Asia

Tushi Baul
Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist

Danice Brown Guzmán
Research Associate

Paul Perrin
Director, Evidence & Learning; Associate Professor of the Practice

Migration

Tom Hare
Senior Technical Associate

Estela Rivero
Research Associate

Mining & Extractive Industries

Ray Offenheiser
William J. Pulte Director and Professor of the Practice

Monitoring & Evaluation

Tushi Baul
Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist

Danice Brown Guzmán
Research Associate

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate

Swapnil Motghare
Postdoctoral Research Associate

Paul Perrin
Director, Evidence & Learning; Associate Professor of the Practice

Estela Rivero
Research Associate

Frederick Rossi
Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist

North & Central America

Michael H. Morris
Professor of the Practice
Regions of Expertise: Midwest USA

Swapnil Motghare
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Regions of Expertise: Midwest USA

Estela Rivero
Research Associate
Regions of Expertise: Mexico; Central America

Pandemics

Paul Perrin
Director, Evidence & Learning; Associate Professor of the Practice

Poverty

Tom Hare
Senior Technical Associate

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate

Michael H. Morris
Professor of the Practice

Ray Offenheiser
William J. Pulte Director and Professor of the Practice

Michael Sweikar
Executive Director

Social Demography and Populations

Estela Rivero
Research Associate

Social Entrepreneurship

Michael H. Morris
Professor of the Practice

Melissa Paulsen
Associate Director, Entrepreneurship & Education; Assistant Professor of the Practice

South America

Tom Hare
Senior Technical Associate
Regions of Expertise: Northern Triangle

Juan Posada-Burbano
Program Manager

Supply Chain Performance

Ray Offenheiser
William J. Pulte Director and Professor of the Practice

Universities & Development

Paul Perrin
Director, Evidence & Learning; Associate Professor of the Practice

Frederick Rossi
Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist

Michael Sweikar
Executive Director

USAID / Development Projects

Danice Brown Guzmán
Research Associate

Tom Hare
Senior Technical Associate

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate

Paul Perrin
Director, Evidence & Learning; Associate Professor of the Practice

Michael Sweikar
Executive Director

Water Security & Management

Danice Brown Guzmán
Research Associate

Lila Khatiwada
Senior Research Associate

Ray Offenheiser
William J. Pulte Director and Professor of the Practice

Estela Rivero
Research Associate