Faculty & Staff
Brandynn Holgate, PhD
Senior Research Associate, Center for Social Policy
PhD, Public Policy, McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies
MBA, Human Resources
Professional Publications & Contributions
Holgate completed her PhD in Public Policy at the McCormack Graduate School of Policy Studies. She has experience in applied policy research relevant to employment services, economic and workforce development, and anti-poverty programs. Her dissertation titled, “Economic Development in the Massachusetts Life Sciences Cluster: Shared Prosperity or a Big Tradeoff?,” examines the intensifying growth and concentration of the Life Sciences industry in Massachusetts and its impacts on workers.
Center for Social Policy
University of Massachusetts Boston
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