Susan Purdon: PhD

Director, Bryson Purdon Social Research LLP (BPSR)

Susan is a partner of BPSR, which she set up with Caroline Bryson in 2009. Susan is a qualified statistician with research interests in the design, implementation and analysis of sample surveys, social experiments and quasi-experiments, and she has been a lead player in the design, analysis and reporting of many policy evaluations in the UK. She worked for 15 years at NatCen Social Research, spending periods as Director of both the Survey Methods Unit and the Evaluation Unit, and as its Quantitative Methods Advisor. Susan is responsible, with colleague Caroline Bryson, for leading the design of the Impact and Economic Evaluation, and analysis of data.