Dr Jodie Curth-Bibb is an experienced program manager with The University of Queensland International Development with a 10-year track record in research and evaluation in development programs. In her previous role she manages the Precinct Leadership Program, under the Pacific Leadership and Governance Precinct, a three-year program of courses, workshops and seminars tailored to the public policy and leadership needs of senior public servants in Papua New Guinea. Jodie is Adjunct Research Fellow with the UQ School of Political Science and International Studies and her research is currently focussed on development effectiveness and innovative approaches to monitoring and evaluation in gender equality and gender-based violence programs, capacity development interventions and public sector reform. She is particularly interested in the relationship between violence (and its prevention) and development outcomes. Her primary role currently is as a Teaching and Research Fellow at the Institute of Social Science Research and assists with the teaching of the Masters of Leadership in Global Development, and the associated MicroMasters program.