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Curriculum Vitae


2011-16, PhD in Employment Research, Institute of Employment Research, University of Warwick.

'"It's not already laid out for you in a small company": UK graduates' knowledge and skills utilisation in small and large businesses.' Supervised by Prof K. Purcell; Prof K. Mole. Funded by ESRC CASE Studentship with HECSU as collaborating partner. This thesis used a mixed-methods research approach, combining statistical analysis of national longitudinal survey data of UK graduates currently in their early careers (Futuretrack) and in-depth qualitative interviews with selected survey participants.

2008-10, MPhil Russian and East European Studies, School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, St Anne’s College, University of Oxford. Awarded Distinction.

‘Higher Education Reforms in Russia: Evaluating effectiveness of reforms in HE financing and performance, 1985-2010.’ Supervised by Dr C. Davis. Funded by CEELBAS Studentship 2008-10; St Anne’s College Sarah McCabe Graduate Bursary 2008-9.

2007-08, Course in Japanese language and history, Fukuoka Keizai University, Fukuoka, Japan.

Funded by St Anne’s College ‘Year in Japan’ Scholarship.

2004-07, BA Economics and Management, St Anne’s College, University of Oxford. First class honours.

Awarded an exhibition in recognition of exceptional performance in Preliminary Examinations, 2005.


2015-present, Part-time tutor, Department for Continuing Education, University of Oxford.
2015-16, Research Associate, Instutute for Employment Research, University of Warwick.
2010-16, Lecturer in Economics, St Anne's College, University of Oxford.