Senior Research Fellow, Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW

Dr Fiona Hilferty (BEd Hons, PhD USyd) is a Senior Research Fellow at the Social Policy Research Centre (SPRC), UNSW Sydney. Fiona has expertise in applied social policy research. Her work explores multiple social policy domains including mental health, child protection and homelessness. She has a particular interest in programs that seek to change long term outcomes for disadvantaged people through early intervention, and evaluation methodologies suitable for these distinct program types.

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Research Fellow, Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW

Education

  • 2005 
    University of Sydney, Doctor of Philosophy