Alemayehu Hussen has a master's degree in Epidemiology & Biostatistics from the University of Gondar and BSc degree in statistics from Addis Ababa University. He worked as a Junior statistician in the Central statistics Agency for 2 years. He involved as a research supervisor at Addis Ababa University, school of public health in the performance monitoring and accountability 2020 (PMA2020), and in the reproductive health commodity security projects for 5 years. He also worked at Armaur Hannsen Research Institute (AHRI) as an assistant data manager.
Additionally, he worked in various organizations in different positions as a research assistant, data quality controller, Electronic data collection tool developer, field data collector, and supervisor in various studies and program evaluations (both qualitative and quantitative). He has developed experience in analyzing big data like Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) and Household consumption and Expenditure Survey (HCES). Currently, he is working in the NIPN team in analyzing different national datasets to answer policy-relevant questions, guidelines development, and developing data management and analysis training materials for NIPN stakeholders.