Matt Murray is an experienced program manager and evaluator in international development.
For over seven years, Murray has delivered evidence-based results for clients such as USAID, the World Bank, and various international ministries of education. He recently managed large USAID-funded education projects in Liberia and Ethiopia, including an Early Grade Reading Assessment in seven languages. Murray’s evaluation experience includes a randomized control trial evaluating the impacts of an early childhood stimulation program in Bangladesh, a randomized control trial of an agricultural extension program in Kenya, and a cost-effectiveness study of girls’ primary education in Liberia. He has classroom experience as an English language teacher in Turkey, where he also studied at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul.
Murray earned a master’s degree in international affairs from George Washington University and bachelor’s degrees in economics and history from Michigan State University.