Doireann Fitzgerald joined the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis as a senior economist in 2013. She has also been an assistant professor at Stanford University and the University of California–Santa Cruz. Doireann received her B.A. and M.A. in economics from University College Dublin and her Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University. She has been a visiting assistant professor at Harvard (2005–6) and a Fellow in the International Economics Section at Princeton University (2010–11). Her work has appeared in the Journal of International Economics, the Journal of Monetary Economics, and the American Economic Review. Her main area of interest is international economics.