Sarah Weakley

Research Associate

SWeakley profile picDr Sarah Weakley is a Research and Impact Acceleration Officer for Policy Scotland at the University of Glasgow and works as a Research Associate for Children’s Neighbourhoods Scotland. She is contributing to the impact evaluation of CNS, particularly as a specialist in quantitative research methods.

Sarah’s PhD research focused on measuring the impact of receiving government assistance as a young person on mid-life economic outcomes using longitudinal data, and her interests continue to focus on youth transitions and the welfare state. She has also served in previous analytical roles in What Works Scotland on the survey of community planning officials and with research projects focused on understanding health inequalities.