Barbara is a trained economist and sociologist. She completed her PhD at the University College London on migration of medical personnel. She has over 10 years professional experience in research focusing on developing and transition countries. Before joining LSTM she worked on studies for commercial clients, government and public bodies, as well as doing academic and social research in Central and Eastern Europe, North Africa, the Middle East and Asia.
Barbara has experience in designing, conducting and analysing quantitative, qualitative and mixed-methods studies. Her current work involves supporting the development and management of monitoring and evaluation activities undertaken by CMNH.