Lidia Núñez López (Ph.D.)
Lidia works as Senior Consultant at IDEA Consult since June 2016, where she primarily works on projects on researchers' mobility and other topics related to competitiveness and innovation.
She obtained a PhD in Social and Political Sciences at the Université Libre de Bruxelles in 2015, where she also worked as post-doctoral researcher on the determinants of institutional reforms in Europe. During her doctoral studies she did a research stay at the Nijmegen School of Management (Radboud Universiteit).
Prior to moving to Brussels she worked as a data analyst of educational assessment surveys at the Spanish Ministry of Education. She also worked in Spain as a researcher at the Centre for Sociological Research (Centro de Investigaciones Sociológicas) and at the Centre for Advanced Study in the Social Sciences (CEACS) of the Juan March Institute.
In addition to her studies in sociology and political science, she also holds a master degree on applied statistics and a master degree on statistical learning and data mining, and she has applied quantitative and qualitative methods throughout her professional career.