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Cheryl Doss elected President of International Association for Feminist Economics
Congratulations to Senior Departmental Lecturer Cheryl Doss, who has been elected President of the International Association for Feminist Economics (IAFFE).
IAFFE is a non-profit organisation that seeks to advance feminist inquiry of economic issues and to educate economists and others on feminist points of view on economic issues.
IAFFE has approximately 600 members in 43 countries. While the majority of IAFFE’s members are economists, the group also includes scholars in other disciplines, students, activists, and policy-makers.
Dr Doss becomes president-elect in mid-June and will begin her one-year term in 2019.
Dr Doss is Senior Departmental Lecturer in Development Economics at ODID. Her research focusses on issues related to assets, agriculture and gender with a regional focus on sub-Saharan Africa. She is currently Course Director for the MPhil in Development Studies.