Joanna Upton

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Position Title
Research Associate, Cornell University Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management

Unit
MRR Innovation Lab Principal Investigator

Bio

Joanna Upton is a Research Associate in the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management at Cornell. She focuses with her research and outreach on food security, food policy, and resilience in sub-Saharan Africa, and has a passion in particular for working on questions with policy-relevant applications. She works closely with a wide range of collaborators, including academics from diverse disciplines, CGIAR institutions, UN organizations, government agencies, think tanks, and non-profit organizations implementing programs in developing countries. Upton received her Ph.D. in applied economics and management from Cornell University.