ACE Graduate Internship Profiles

Akito Kamei, PhD
  • Akito Kamei, PhD
  • Title Research Intern, Inter-American Development Bank
  • Social Media: LinkedIn Profile
  • In the social protection and health division, I conducted an impact evaluation of a government program to promote early...

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Siyu Bian, PhD
  • Siyu Bian, PhD
  • Title Data Scientist, McKinsey & Company - Denver Office
  • Social Media: LinkedIn Profile
  • As a data scientist in McKinsey, I served a variety of roles within the agricultural research team, ranging from...

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Ben Norton, MS
  • Ben Norton, MS
  • Title Graduate Research Fellow, International Institute for Tropical Agriculture
  • Social Media: LinkedIn Profile
  • I worked with the International Institute for Tropical Agriculture to research the effects of fertilizer adulteration...

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Jiarui Li, PhD
  • Jiarui Li, PhD
  • Title Data Scientist, The Climate Corporation
  • Social Media: LinkedIn Profile
  • I worked with big data to produce meaningful visualizations for the project and made predictive analysis for the seed...

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Ryan Olson, MS
Adam Kurczewski, MS
  • Adam Kurczewski, MS
  • Title Government Relations Liason, National Association of Conservation Districts
  • Social Media: LinkedIn Profile
  • I researched, analyzed, and summarized legislative movement regarding natural resource or agricultural concerns.  I...

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Kwabena Krah, PhD
  • Kwabena Krah, PhD
  • Title Research Analyst, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
  • Social Media: LinkedIn Profile
  • I organized data, analyzed results and completed an Impact Assessment Report for High Value Agriculture Project in Hill...

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Yujun Zhou, PhD
  • Yujun Zhou, PhD
  • Title Data Science Intern, Nutrien Ag Solutions
  • Social Media: LinkedIn Profile
  • I built machine learning models to predict farmers' agricultural production choices, and also developed data pipeline...

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Han Le, MS
  • Han Le, MS
  • Title Course Assistant, Gies College of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Social Media: LinkedIn Profile
  • I developed courses for iMBA program: design lectures, write R codes, create practice quiz for Stationarity, ARIMA for...

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Hemant Kumar Pullabhotla, PhD