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Lindsay Shingler

Associate Director

Lindsay Shingler is the associate director of the UC Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation (IGCC), and a longtime policy research and communications specialist. Lindsay works alongside IGCC leadership, faculty, and staff to maximize the impact of the Institute’s research. Lindsay joined IGCC after serving in senior roles with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the World Bank, Broad Branch Associates, the Center for Global Development, the University of Washington, Results for Development, VillageReach, and the William & Flora Hewlett Foundation. She has extensive experience in the field of policy and implementation research; in managing research projects and research teams in developing countries; and in directing strategic communications programs and translating lessons learned from research for diverse audiences. Her research has been published in Global Health: Science and Practice and the Journal of Health, Population, and Nutrition. She is also a seasoned writer and editor with a robust portfolio of creative nonfiction. She has worked extensively in developing countries, including Burundi, Indonesia, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. Lindsay earned an M.A. in politics from the University of Durham, U.K., and a B.A. in history from Point Loma Nazarene University.