Cem supports the production of systematic reviews and evidence gap maps of research on the effectiveness of economic and social interventions in low- and middle-income countries. He is currently working on a project that explores the evidence base on food security interventions in humanitarian settings.
Prior to joining 3ie as a staff member, Cem worked as a consultant with 3ie for more than two years, working on numerous projects including the social cohesion and aquaculture systematic reviews. He also has experience with a Turkey-based third-party monitoring and evaluation consultancy.
Cem holds an MSc in Security Studies from University College London (UCL), and a BA in Politics from the University of Kent.