David Harris-Koblin



  • Project Coordinator & Executive Assistant to A/VP


Prior to joining CIFAR, David worked as a Policy Analyst and Research Assistant with the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, studying social entrepreneurship eco-systems in East Africa.

He has also held roles in a number of community-level non-profit organizations, including the Local Economic Development Lab and Literal Change, leading public campaigns on accessibility laws and urban economic justice. 

He holds an Honour Bachelor of Arts degree in English and History from the University of Toronto, as well as a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of Victoria.