Yohannis Mulu Tessema

Transformation Fellow


Dr. Yohannis Mulu Tessema is a resident Transformation Fellow at the African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET). He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Queensland, Australia. He also holds a MSc and a BSc in Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness Management respectively from Haramaya University, Ethiopia.

He has published in academic journals including Journal of Agricultural Economics, Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Ecological Economics.

Before joining ACET, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Water and Land Resource Center, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, with a fellowship grant from the Oxford University. He also worked as a Consultant for the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center and the International Center for Insect Physiology and Ecology. He also held a Part-time Assistant Professor and Lecturer positions at Addis Ababa and Haramaya Universities, respectively.