As a Project Specialist in the Belfast team Jennifer will be taking forward evaluation of the Reaching Out Supporting Families programmes and a range of other projects.
Jennifer is a research psychologist with expertise in evidence synthesis and evaluation. Prior to joining CES Jennifer worked with Campbell UK & Ireland and the Centre for Evidence and Social Innovation in Queen’s University Belfast. There she led a range of projects including evaluating what works in improving children’s emotion regulation, preventing homelessness and most recently understanding the determinants of COVID related health behaviours. She has acted as senior methodological advisor on evidence synthesis projects for WHO, NIHR and the centre of excellence for development impact and learning (CEDIL). She is an advisory board member for Evidence Synthesis Ireland and Editor for Campbell Education Coordinating Group publishing systematic reviews on education. Jennifer received her PhD in psychology in 2010.