Research Associate for an International Development consultancy. Expert in shaping strategy and innovation to meet the needs and values of clients. Championing creative research in my workplace and inspiring stakeholder engagement through leveraging my passion for creativity and research to help optimize client’s visions.
WHERE I'VE WORKED
Gamos Ltd | MECS- Reading, UK; Research Associate
Currently working in a Five-year, £40m UK government-funded programme known as Modern Energy Cooking Services (MECS)
Role as a Research Associate is to champion clean cooking strategies to influence policy change in line with sustainable development goals.
October 2017–October 2018
CoStar- London, UK; Research Associate
The world leader in commercial real estate information where commercial properties are tracked; from sales, leases, demolitions, planning information. The Research Associates optimise the live data of the property portfolio
Skills & Languages
WHAT I BRING TO THE TABLE
[SQL, MS Excel]
Content Writing & Editing
[Journal papers, blogs, policy briefs, proposals]
[HTML 5, CSS 3, ES6, VS Code]
[Interviews, Surveys, Ethnography]
Creativity & Design
[Adobe Photoshop, Canva]
[Miss London 2019]
[Wix, Portfoliobox, Pixpa, Wordpress]
WHAT I WROTE
Uganda eCooking Market Assessment - Working Paper
Price,M.; Tesfamichael, M.; Leary,J.; Chapungu,V. (2022).
Naluwagga,A.; Tesfamichael,M.;Chapungu,V.; Fodio Todd,J.; Leary,J.(2022).
Serenje,N.; Njobvu,C.; Phiri,P.; Chapungu,V., Fodio Todd,J.;Leary,J.; Jane Spencer,J. (2022).
eCooking: Challenges and Opportunities from a Consumer Behaviour Perspective
Leary, J.; Menyeh, B.; Chapungu, V.; Troncoso, K. eCooking: Challenges and Opportunities from a Consumer Behaviour Perspective. Energies 2021, 14, 4345. https://doi.org/10.3390/en14144345
WHAT I’VE LEARNED
Queen Mary University of London– London, UK; Class of 2019
Master of Science; Geography
Thesis: The Natural Hair Movement; a tool for connecting the Global North and South
University of Westminster- London, UK; Class of 2017
Bachelor of Science; Planning and Property Development