Rosanna Scutella

Senior Research Fellow, Social and Global Studies Centre, RMIT University

Rosanna is Senior Research Fellow at the Social and Global Studies Centre at RMIT University. Prior to that she was a Senior Research Fellow at the Melbourne Institute and the Deputy Project Director of Journeys Home: A Longitudinal Study of Factors Affecting Housing Stability. Her main field of interest can be broadly described as social economics – the application of economic tools and techniques to help understand important social policy issues. In 2010 Rosanna was on secondment to the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet as a Principal Policy Officer. Prior to that she was the Ronald Henderson Research Fellow, a position jointly funded by the Melbourne Institute and the Brotherhood of St Laurence. In this role she worked on a number of research projects on addressing social disadvantage.

Experience

  • 2016–present
    Senior Research Fellow, Social and Global Studies Centre, RMIT University
  • 2009–2015
    Senior Research Fellow, Melbourne Institute, The University of Melbourne

Education

  • 2005 
    University of Melbourne , PhD