Ever Mkonyi

Epidemiology and Community Health
Research Interests

Evaluation Capacity Building with a focus on sexual health


Ever Mkonyi is a PhD student in Evaluation Studies at the University of Minnesota. Her research focuses on Evaluation Capacity Building with a focus on sexual health. She holds two masters degrees; (MA Demography and MA Evaluation Studies). She worked at PSI-Tanzania as a Research Manager and Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator for four years, before she moved to the US where she worked for another four years as data management and handling expert at the Minnesota Population Center (MPC) of the University of Minnesota. While in Tanzania, she was intensively engaged in a variety of health projects which ignited her passion for researching and evaluating public health issues. She is currently coordinating a five-year grant project which focuses on the promotion of sexual health in Tanzania. This is a collaborative project between the University of Minnesota and Muhimbili University of Allied Sciences (MUHAS) in Tanzania. She likes swimming, dancing, and exercising.