Sylvie is a PhD Public Policy alumna. Her research interests relate to international development policy, water resource management, philanthropy and gender. Her areas of expertise are International development and natural resource management. Her recent work involves studying the lack of access to water in developing countries and the use of data in nonprofit organizations.
Sylvie holds a Master’s degree in International Affairs from Columbia University in New York. She has presented her work at conferences of the Association for Research on Non-profit Organizations and Voluntary Action. In 2019, Sylvie developed and taught a graduate seminar on Issues in International Development at Carleton’s School of Public Policy and Administration.