People

NameJob titleResearch Area
Professor Caroline Dyer
Professor Caroline DyerCo-DirectorEducation, social inclusion and social justice, particularly for mobile communities; the dynamics of social disadvantage, inequalities and education inclusion. I work in drylands contexts (India, Afghanistan, Kenya and Ethiopia) on differing forms of education and pastoralist livelihoods.
Professor Barbara Evans
Professor Barbara EvansCo-DirectorDelivery of sustainable and equitable sanitation and water services in the global south at the intersection of infrastructure, institutions and politics.
Helen Elsey
Helen ElseyDeputy DirectorDeveloping and evaluating public health interventions that reduce risks to health and well-being and improve health behaviour and access to health services among the most disadvantaged populations.
Lata Narayanaswamy
Lata NarayanaswamyDeputy DirectorMy research interrogates how knowledge is both understood and operationalised in development theory and practice. My work is geared to designing approaches to interrogate the contextual factors and associated barriers that mitigate the capacity of marginalised groups in particular to access and act on information.
Laura Smith
Laura SmithCGD Project OfficerMy research explores the development of Uganda's oil industry, with a focus on the role of civil society organisations and international oil companies as private governance actors.