Nicholas joined Samuel Hall in January 2018 as a Research Assistant, where he works on community-based research in Resilience and Innovation. Prior to joining Samuel Hall, Nicholas was a Project Performance Officer for VicRoads on the M80 Ring Road Upgrade in Australia, while also working as a MENA Analyst and Writer for the international affairs publication Foreign Brief. Nicholas has worked with people from a refugee and migrant background in support programmes for the Center for Multicultural Youth (CMY) and during an internship in the Accommodation Division of AMES, a refugee settlement organisation. Nicholas holds a Master of International Relations with Dean’s Honours (top 5% of graduates) from the University of Melbourne.
RESEARCH & ONGOING WORK
World Bank: Household and Enterprise Energy Diaries for the Afghanistan Energy Study
DRC/NRC/IRC: Study on Operational Lessons learned on return and reintegration: lessons learned from Afghanistan, Somalia and Syria
Econometria: Summative Evaluation and Randomised Control Trial for Adolescent Women's Leadership Initiative Project (AWLI)