Assistant Programme Manager
Emma works in the Education team within the Innovation Programmes Unit.
She was previously a Research Assistant in Nesta's Research, Analysis and Policy team, where she worked across the DECODE and Readie projects.
Prior to joining Nesta, Emma spent 5 months at UNESCO’s International Institute for Educational Planning in Paris. She has also worked as a high school English teacher and was an Associate in the Teach for Australia programme.
Emma holds degrees in Sociology, English and Education from the Australian National University and the University of Melbourne. As part of her studies, she completed an interdisciplinary programme at the University of Cambridge and spent a semester studying Comparative and International Education at the University of Oslo. When she isn’t relocating between cities, she enjoys baking, hiking and listening to podcasts.