David is a Research Assistant for the Area-Based Childhood (ABC) Programme. This involves supporting the national evaluation of the programme, through analysing quantitative and qualitative data, liaising with the areas involved, and building capacity for data use.
A former CES Graduate Intern, David has worked on the evaluation of the Youth Employability Initiative, the Implementation Initiative, promoting collaborative working in the Department of Education and Skills, and a number of additional projects. He has previously worked in Trinity College Dublin as a research assistant examining voting patterns in the European Parliament. David holds a BA in History and Political Science from Trinity College Dublin.