• Swearer Center Staff

Georgina Manok

Program Manager, Research and Assessment

Joined Swearer Center Staff in 

2016

Hometown: Beirut, Lebanon

 

M.P.A. Public Affairs 2016, Brown University
B.A. Economics 2010, American University of Beirut
Project Management Professional Certification (PMP)

 

Georgina manages research and assessment at the Center. She collaborates with her colleagues across units to design and implement center-wide and programmatic assessment & evaluation instruments. As part of her role, she also manages the College & University Engagement Initiative (CUEI), which includes the research and administration of the Carnegie Community Engagement Classification and the National Assessment for Service and Community Engagement (NASCE) survey ecosystem, among other components. 

 

Georgina joined the Center in 2016 to build and launch the Brown in Washington Program: a public policy program for Brown’s undergraduate students based in Washington, D.C. Before joining the Swearer Center, Georgina was affiliated with the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT J-PAL), the Regional Bureau for Arab States at the United Nations Development Programme (RBAS-UNDP), the Lebanese Economic Association and the Regional Office for the Arab States at the International Labour Organization (ILO).

 

Georgina has been living in the United States since 2015 when she pursued a Master of Public Affairs at Brown. She was born and raised in Beirut, Lebanon, where she completed her undergraduate studies in Economics at the American University of Beirut. She loves food and cooking (with a passion for herbs, spices and pickles). She also loves Gantt charts, and storytelling with data visualizations. She is a founding member of the award winning Swearer LipSync team.

 

"And when you have reached the mountain top, then you shall begin to climb"—Khalil Gibran