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Dr Elnaz T. Kashefpakdel

Senior Researcher, Education and Employers

She is a trained quantitative analyst and has published widely on questions related to employer engagement in education, most notably producing the first peer reviewed analysis from the British Cohort Study demonstrating wage premiums (at age 26) being linked to career talks with people from outside of school (at age 14-16). She completed her PhD at University of Bath on the topic of higher education policy evaluation.