Position title: 4W Program Associate for Research
Molly Clark-Barol is the 4W Project Associate for Research, and PhD Student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Human Ecology, with a concentration in Civil Society and Community Research. She received her BA in Anthropology and Political Science from Yale University in 2008. In the interim, she worked on issues of gender equity in academia in the USA, sustainable development and environmental conservation in Nepal, nutrition policy in Liberia, and community development and rights in Nigeria. Her research interests include the practicalities of marginalized communities using research as an emancipatory tool, as well as tensions in NGO accountability, especially around the politics of knowledge production and monitoring and evaluation.