Program Team

The MDP program team supports students in countless ways, including teaching core courses, enrolling students in elective courses, recruiting visiting instructors, advising on concentrations, ensuring compliance with program requirements, facilitating internships and field practicum placements, promoting students' careers, supporting the alumn community, organizing events, and much more! 

David Nugent

David Nugent | 404-727-4164

Director, Master's in Development Practice | Professor, Department of Anthropology


Carla Roncoli | 404-727-4394

Associate Director and Director of Graduate Studies, Master's in Development Practice | Senior Research Scientist, Department of Anthropology | Adjunct Faculty, Department of Environmental Sciences

eca Quintana

Rebeca Quintana | 404-727-6655

Program Manager

Hilary King

Hilary King | 404-712-0101

Sustainable Development Fellow

Chan Williams

Chan Williams | 404-727-6753

Academic and Student Affairs Coordinator

Ioulia Fenton

Ioulia Fenton | 404-727-7602 

Professional Development Advisor


Master's in Development Practice

Emory University
Mailstop 1599-001-1BY
1599 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30322

Phone: 404.712.6373
Skype: mdpemory