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Dr Erika Kispeter - Research projects


Educational Psychology services: Workforce insights and school perspectives on impact. with Gaby Atfield, Beate Baldauf, David Owen and Ecorys, Funded by the Department for Education, Project duration: February 2022 - January 2023

Desk-based research into engagement with the public sector equality duty by listed bodies in Wales; with David Owen and Tom Perry(Educations Studies); Funded by the EHRC; Project Duration: February - March 2022


Heritage sector workforce diversity researchLink opens in a new window; with David Owen, Rosie Day and Stefanie Poole; Funded by Historic England; Project Duration: September 2021 - November 2021

Degrees of Advantage? A longer-term investigation of the careers of UK graduates. With Kate Purcell, Peter Elias and Gaby Atfield. Funded by: Nuffield Foundation. Project duration: April 2018 - September 2021 [details]

Mitigating impacts of Covid 19 on the workforce - rapid evidence reviewLink opens in a new window; With Gaby Atfield and Beate Baldauf; Project duration: March 2021 - May 2021


Literature review: employer decision-making around skill/employee shortages and migrationLink opens in a new window. David Owen, Beate Baldauf, Gaby Atfield; Funded by the Home Office; Project Start Date: 01/06/2020 Project End Date: 31/07/2020


BEYOND 4.0 - Inclusive Futures for Europe BEYOND the impacts of Industrie 4.0 and Digital Disruption. With Sally-Anne Barnes, Chris Warhurst, Sally Wright and Sudipa Sarkar (IER), Chris Mathieu (Lund University), and led by Steven Dhondt (TNO). Funded by European Commission. Project Start Date: 01/01/2019 - Project End Date: 30/06/2023 [details]

Senior Non-Commissioned Officers and employment after leaving the UK Armed Forces. With Sally-Anne Barnes, David Owen and Clare Lyonette. Funded by Forces in Mind Trust. Project Start Date: 01/11/2018 - Project End Date: 31/10/2019 [details]

The Impact of Accountancy Apprenticeships. With Peter Dickinson, Beate Baldauf and Gaby Atfield, Funded by Kaplan. Project Start Date: February 2019 - Project End Date: February 2020 (Details)

Digital skills and inclusion research working group evidence briefs. With Sally-Anne Barnes. Funded by Department for Culture Media and Sport. Project Start Date: 20/08/2018 - Project End Date: 28/02/2019 [details]


One by one: building the digital literacies of UK museums. With Sally-Anne Barnes. Funded by AHRC. Project Start Date: 01/09/2017 - Project End Date: 20/11/2018 [details]

The changing nature and role of vocational education and training in Europe. With Nicholas Sofroniou, Lynn Gambin and Alan Brown. Funded by CEDEFOP. Project Start Dates: 18/02/2015 - Project End Date: 17/12/2018 [details]

Barriers to military spousal employment research project. With Clare Lyonette and Sally-Anne Barnes. Funded by Army Families Federation. Project Start Date: 08/11/2017 - Project End Date: 07/11/2018 [details]. Link to report.


Transferable Skills Mapping. Funded by Department for Education.

Management of mental health in the workplace. With Sally Wright. Funded by ACAS. Project Start Date: 02/03/2017 - 31/03/2017 [details]

Research into Migration in the UK Construction and Built Environment Sector. With Anne Green and David Owen. Funded by: CITB. Project Start Date: 05/12/2016 - Project End Date: 01/06/2017 [details]

Impact of Apprenticeship Levy. With Peter Dickison. Funder: AELP. Project Start Date 27/03/2017 - Project End Date: 30/06/2017 [details]

The state of sexism in UK schools. With Clare Lyonette and Gaby Atfield. Funded by the National Union of Teachers and UK Feminista. March 2016 - January 2017. [details]

Evaluation of an employer-led joint investment strategy. With Sally-Anne Barnes. Funded by CITB. Project Start Date: 01/05/2014 - Project End date: 30/04/2017.


International policy and practice review: How do cities lead an inclusive growth agenda? With Francesca Froy, Anne Green and Paul Sissons. Funded by theJoseph Rowntree Foundation, January - July 2016. [details]

High-level analysis of the dynamics of the community optical workforce. With Clare Lyonette and Beate Baldauf. Funded by the Federation of Ophthalmic and Dispensing Opticians (FODO), December 2015 - March 2016. [details]

Research support for business leadership on productivity. With Terence Hogarth, Anne Green and David Owen. In partnership with IES, SQW and Cambridge Econometrics. Funded by the UK Commission on Employment and Skills. September 2015 - February 2016.

Lessons learned from the Work Programme’s customer journey focusing on customers receiving Employment Support Allowance in the South West region, with Deirdre Hughes and Daria Luchinskaya, November 2015 - February 2016. [details]


Lifelong guidance system in Hungary: Evaluation of the Social Renewal Operational Programme Measure (SROP-2.2.2-12/1) 2012 -2015, Funded by the Ministry for National Economy, Hungary, August - October 2015.