About me


  • : 2022-current The World Bank (Dakar, Senegal)
    • Research Assistant in Poverty and Distributional Analytics (UNV)
  • : 2020-2022 Geneva Graduate Insitute (Geneva, Switzerland)
    • Research Assistant for Prof. James Hollway within PANARCHIC, an SNSF project applying social network analysis to understand the formation and evolution of international governance.
  • : June 2021-Sept. 2021: OECD (Paris, France)
    • Summer Intern in the Working Party on Shipbuilding. Contributed to the data collection and analysis workflow of the unit to track subsidies in the sector and developed a mini data vizualization package on R.
  • : Feb. 2019-Nov. 2020 HEC Lausanne (Lausanne, Switzerland)
    • Teaching Assistant for Prof. Annamaria Conti. Created course material for a MSc in Management course on Strategic Innovation based on HBS case studies and scientific publications.



  • R
    • Package development, Shiny dashboards, statistical modelling
  • Stata
    • Statistical modelling
  • Python
    • Statistical modelling & data cleaning
  • HTML/CSS/JavaScript
    • Static site generation
    • Data visualization with JS libraries
  • SQL
    • Querying from SQL databases


  • German
    • Mother Tongue
  • French
    • Mother Tongue
  • Swiss German
    • Mother Tongue
  • English
    • C2 level
  • Mandarin Chinese
    • A2 Level

Bernhard Bieri

Research Assistant in Poverty and Distributional Analytics
The World Bank

Dakar, Senegal