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Audronė Sadauskaitė

Researcher

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Research and evaluation of social inclusion, education and labour market policies. Experience in qualitative and quantitative research methods. Extensive work with national and EU authorities.

 

Expertise

 

Audronė has an educational background in political science and public policy analysis. Her work experience includes employment and education policy analysis and evaluation, institutional capacity building, and work

both in and with EU institutions.

 

Audronė has knowledge and experience of applying both qualitative (interviews, case studies, process tracing) and quantitative (surveys,

statistical analysis with R and SPSS) research methods. Audronė has

excellent command of Lithuanian (mother tongue) and English, as well as a professional working proficiency in French and basic knowledge of Russian.

 

Experience

 

Policy research and evaluation

European Commission, since 2016

Selected projects:

  • Financing apprenticeships / dual VET in EU
  • European alliance for apprenticeships – assessment of progress and planning the future
  • Apprenticeships: A cross-national overview
  • Monitoring of the learning commitment in the campaign on the construction sector
European organisations, since 2016 Selected projects:

  • Boosting unions’ participation to guarantee quality transitions and employment to young people in Europe
National governments, since 2015 Selected projects:

  • Industrial change and skills
  • Strengthening evaluation capacities of EU Structural funds
  • Final action plan to implement apprenticeship in Lithuania and related events
  • Implementation and monitoring model of Lithuanian Development strategy „Lithuania 2030“

Other experience

Research and analysis, since 2012

Experience gained through assisting political advisors as part of an internship at the European Parliament in Brussels. Main responsibilities included:

  • Analysis of parliamentary reports and resolutions
  • Participation in committee meetings
  • Preparation of briefings

Experience gained through research work as part of university studies. Selected works:

  • Is a Friend in Need a Friend Indeed? The Importance of Job Search Methods for a Skill Match: The Case of Lithuania. Master thesis (2018)
  • The purpose of EU economic sanctions: effectiveness vs expression. Bachelor thesis (2016)
  • Accessibility of higher education in Western European countries: Qualitative comparative analysis (2014)
  • Partisan participation of members from youth political organizations in 2011 municipal elections: Statistical data analysis (2013)

Selected publications

 

 

Selected reports

 

 

Education

 

MA Magna Cum Laude in Public Policy Analysis, Vilnius University, Institute of International Relations and Political Science, 2018. Received the Best Master Thesis Award in the field of Public Policy Analysis.
 
BA Cum Laude in Political Sciences, Vilnius University, Institute of International Relations and Political Science, 2016. Received the Best Bachelor Thesis Award in the field of International Relations.