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.