PhD, Child Development, Tufts University
Cohort Three Fellow

Academic Mentor
Tama Leventhal
Professor, Tufts University

Policy Mentor
Shireen Riley
Regional Program Manager, Office of Child Care, Administration for Children and Families

Current Institutional Affiliation
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

Areas of Expertise

Early Childhood Education and Initiatives, Families and Family Systems, International Policy


Elizabeth A. Shuey is a Policy Analyst at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) where she works primarily on issues related to early childhood. She was formerly a Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) Policy Fellow in the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) in the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. In the past, Elizabeth worked at RTI International and the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. Elizabeth received her doctorate from the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development at Tufts University and was recognized with the Society for Child and Family Policy and Practice (American Psychological Association Division 37) Dissertation Award. She also holds a Master’s degree in clinical psychology from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a Bachelor’s degree from Oberlin College.