IDS staff or research student

Michaelle Tauson - DPhil student

Cities; Conflict and Violence; PhD students


Michaelle is a PhD student and has worked as a researcher, statistician and economist for international organisations such as UNICEF and UNESCO, and has extensive field experience working with inner city youth and indigenous populations in South America.

Michaelle has conducted policy analyses and reviews for a number of countries in the Asia region and has delivered capacity building exercises for practitioners and policy makers on costing and financing education systems. Her current PhD research focuses on marginalized populations in urban settings in South East Asia.

Thematic Expertise:
Children and Youth; Economy and Finance; Education; Poverty; Poverty Inequality and Wellbeing; Social Policy.

Geographic Expertise:
Central and South Asia; East Asia (excluding Japan and South Korea); Latin America and the Caribbean.