Dina Papamichael

Dina Papmichael is a Principal Consultant in the London Office working across a wide range of our specialisms including health, social care, young people, employability and skills, and education. Her academic background is in government and social policy focusing specifically on comparative analysis of social and public policy and evidence-based policy. She has completed comprehensive training in research design, as well as both qualitative and quantitative methods. Prior to starting at Rocket Science, Dina worked as a Research Assistant at the University of Edinburgh, completing research on university-wide projects within the Employability Consultancy, Student Induction Team and Careers Service. 

MSc by Research in Social Policy, The University of Edinburgh 

BSc Government and History, London School of Economics and Political Science 

Specialist areas

  • Youth issues and policies 
  • Long term health conditions 
  • Trauma informed practice 
  • Assistive technologies 
  • Voluntary and Community Sector collaboration 
  • Analysis and visual representation of data 
  • Survey design and distribution 
  • Event and workshop facilitation 
  • Implementation and monitoring 
  • Longitudinal evaluation 


  • Greater London Authority – Social Action Design Lab  
  • King’s College London – Monitoring and evaluation of the Civic Challenge
  • NHS England – Evaluation of Gender Dysphoria Services 
  • Essex County Council – Assistive technology pilot study for young people with autism  
  • Young Lives vs Cancer (previously CLIC Sargent) – Evaluation of the Morrisons Partnership  
  • Guys and St Thomas’ Charity – Long term conditions evidence review 
  • Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea – Review of the Corporate Services Grant Scheme 
  • Young Westminster Foundation – ‘Our City, Our Future’ 2020-21 needs analysis 

Little weaknesses

  • Needs the sun 
  • Donuts 
  • Can’t help but wave at the end of video calls