Heske van Doornen is Manager for the Young Scholars Initiative. She joined the Institute after helping to organize the Festival for New Economic Thinking in Edinburgh in 2017.
Heske holds an MSc in Economic Theory and Policy from the Levy Economics Institute and a BA in Economics from Bard College. Beyond her role at the Institute, she enjoys illustration, design, and other creative endeavors. She is the co-founder, as well as editor and illustrator for The Minskys.