Current positions

  • 2021-present: Dean of Degrees, St Antony’s College, University of Oxford
  • 2020-present: Associate member, Nuffield College, University of Oxford
  • 2019-present: Course Director MSc in Comparative Social Policy, University of Oxford
  • 2018-present: Associate Professor of Comparative Social Policy, University of Oxford
  • 2018-present: Governing Body Fellow of St Antony’s college, University of Oxford

Past positions

  • 2018-2019: Visiting Senior Fellow, European Institute, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • 2017-2018: Associate Professor in Polittical Economy, University of Reading
  • 2013-2018: Lecturer in Politics, University of Reading
  • 2012-2013: Research officer in Government Department, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • 2012: Visiting fellow, European Trade Union Institute
  • 2011: Visiting researcher, Sciences Po Paris


  • 2015: Fellow, Higher Education Academy
  • 2013: PhD in European Political Economy, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • 2009: MSc in Development Economics, SOAS
  • 2007: MSc in European Political Economy, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • 2006: BSc in Economics, University of Southampton

Awards and honours

  • 2020: Co-I on project “Oxford Covid19 Policy Trackers: Improving social policy monitoring”, Economic, Social, Cultural, & Environmental Impacts of Covid-19 – Urgent Response Fund, University of Oxford
  • 2019: John Fell Research Fund award
  • 2018: Best Research Output, University of Reading
  • 2017: Building Outstanding Impact Support Programme (BOISP) award
  • 2016: 2020 Research Fellowship (University of Reading)
  • 2016: American Political Science Association Best Paper Award in European Politics
  • 2015: Best Research Output Competition, runner-up prize awarded by the Research Endowment Trust Fund of the University of Reading
  • 2014: Celebrating Success Award for fostering cross-school collaboration, School of Politics, Economics and International Relations, University of Reading
  • 2013: Doctoral Researcher Prize awarded by the Network for European Social Policy Analysis
  • 2013: Young talent’s panel organised by the 10th European Conference of the International Labour and Employment Relations Association (ILERA)
  • 2012: Class Teaching Prize, Government Department, LSE
  • 2009 – 2012: Full PhD Scholarship in recognition of outstanding academic merit and research potential, LSE