Ciara Taylor

Ciara Taylor

Consultant

 

Ciara is a Consultant in the London office. She has an academic background in Philosophy, specialising in political philosophy, ethics and gender studies. Prior to joining Rocket Science, Ciara has worked in policy and communications at the think tank and consultancy GenPol (Gender & Policy Insights) where she conducted primary and secondary research and co-authored publications on a range of gender-related policy areas. She has previously volunteered for the education charity IntoUniversity which supports disadvantaged young people to attain either a university place or another chosen aspiration.

Key skills:

  • Conducting interviews with a wide range of stakeholders
  • Peer research training and coordinations
  • Design and facilitation of focus groups and workshops

Specialisms:

  • Addressing disadvantage within the education system
  • Intersectionality and public policy
  • Youth needs and services
  • Digital support and inclusions

Qualifications:

  • BA in Philosophy, University of Cambridge

Little weaknesses:

  • Greggs vegan sausage rolls
  • Buying football merch
  • Rewatching Blue Planet/any underwater nature documentaries