Coralie Bryant is currently a Scholar in Residence in the International Development Program at American University of which program she was a co-founder. She has also taught at Sciences-Po in Paris and has been a Director and Professor in the School of Public and International Affairs, Columbia University. Prior to this she was a senior staff member of the World Bank, and a faculty member of the Development Studies Program in USAID. Most recently she has been a research scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Her PhD is from the London School of Economics.