Melak Mesfin Ayenew is a System Dynamic professional born and based in Ethiopia. Melak is working as a CCGA policy researcher for Africa at the Millennium-Institute. He has been working on sustainable planning and management of socio-economic and environmental issues. He has also worked as a lecturer of Mathematics in the past at Arbamich University and is working at Addis Ababa Science and Technology University since 2013. His research interest focuses on developing simulation models for discovery learning about sustainability and examining social-ecological systems. In his master thesis he designed System Dynamic model for the analysis of food insecurity in Ethiopia.
Melak has made specializations in system dynamics with master of philosophy from the University of Bergen, Norway and Master of Science in Mathematics from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.