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Nini Gigani

Researcher

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Bio

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

Expertise

 

Nini’s educational background revolves around the fields of area studies (Russia, Eastern Europe, Eurasia), political science, and economics. She has worked in various roles across public, private, and non-profit sectors in Georgia, Lithuania, and the UK. Primarily, Nini’s work experience includes designing process methodologies, conducting socio-legal and political analyses, and creating digital roadmaps as a part of European Commission projects.
 
In her work and research, Nini effectively applies a variety of methods, such as econometric and statistical research, survey and interview design and analysis, case studies, process tracing, and discourse analysis. She is also interested in information visualisation tools and techniques for better science communication. Her preferred programmes of data analysis are R and GRETL.
 
Nini is fluent in Georgian and English, with professional working proficiency in German and Russian.
 

Education

 

MSc in Russian and East European Studies, University of Oxford. Awarded the REES Prize for exceptional achievement in REES Research Methods.
BSc in Economics and Politics. ISM University of Management and Economics.