Molly den Heyer
Molly den Heyer is a Senior Program Analyst with Coady International Institute at St. Francis Xavier University and Research Fellow with the Centre for Foreign Policy Studies at Dalhousie University. Her research interests include critical approaches to aid administration, planning, monitoring and evaluation, aid policy, research methods, participation, and development theory. During her 15 years in development research and practice, Molly has worked as a planning and evaluation specialist for development organizations such as IDRC in Ottawa and First Nations communities in Nova Scotia. She also taught several courses in Development Studies at Dalhousie University, St. Mary’s University and St. Francis Xavier University. Molly holds a PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies from Dalhousie University, a M.Sc. in Rural Planning and Development from the University of Guelph, and a B.A. in Political Science from St. Francis Xavier University. She also received a Certificate in Adult Education and People-Based Development from the Coady International Institute and was a visiting scholar at the International Institute of Social Studies in The Hague.