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Valerie is an Adjunct Instructor at American University (School of International Service) in Washington, DC and at George Mason University (Business School) in Fairfax, Virginia. In August 2018, she successfully defended her Ph.D. in Economics at American University. Her dissertation focuses on measuring “The Economic Integration of Caribbean Immigrants into the US Labor Market” using a rigorous mixed-methods framework that combines large micro datasets with primary data from surveys and interviews collected during her fieldwork. Her thesis analyzes immigrant labor outcomes considering the intersectionality of gender, education, race and culture.