Sarah Foster

Research Associate at Bennett Institute for Public Policy, University of Cambridge


Research Associate, Bennett Institute for Public Policy

Sarah is a Research Associate at the Bennett Institute for Public Policy. In collaboration with the Centre for Science and Policy and Churchill College she is working on a pilot project to develop on-line resources aimed at engineering and science academics who want to engage with policy. Prior to joining the Bennett Institute Sarah worked for several years as a Principal Researcher in the civil service leading on the design and implementation of social research projects covering diverse topics such as homelessness and people’s propensity to change their behaviour in relation to climate change. She has always had a keen interest in the role of evidence in policy making. Sarah holds a BA in Social and Political Sciences from the University of Cambridge and a MSc in Social Policy and Planning from the London School of Economics.