Woods College Faculty

Esin Sile

Part-time Faculty

M.S. in Applied Economics


Board Member, Collemark.

As a seasoned executive and educator, Dr. Sile has worked extensively with institutions, companies, and organizations across industries. Dr. Sile has been advising clients globally on how to best adopt data-driven strategies in their organizations. Throughout her career, she has advised clients on issues related to complex litigation, regulatory proceedings, and strategy development in a wide array of industries. 

Dr. Sile founded MindBridge Partners, an advisory firm focused on learning and innovation. As the CEO, she advised mid-size start-up companies on strategy and business development with a focus on how to drive and scale customer acquisition, while maximizing the potential of the company. As the CEO of CollegeFindMe, Esin was instrumental in scaling the business and making it one of the most used edtech platforms in the US.  Esin led numerous consulting engagements during her decade-long tenure at Analysis Group, a leading economic consulting firm in the U.S.

Dr. Sile holds a BA in International Relations from Bilkent University, an MA in International Law and International Economics from Johns Hopkins SAIS, an MA in Economics from Brown University, and a Ph.D. in Economics from Georgetown University. She is on the board of the Museum of Science and United Planet.