Emily is a senior researcher at the Institute. She currently leads Performance Tracker, a data-driven assessment of the performance of Government. Since joining in 2014, Emily has led our report on digital in government, as well as working on central government responsibilities and the Whitehall Monitor report. Before that, she completed a Wellcome-funded PhD on senile dementia in 19th-century Britain, at the University of Warwick. She began her career as a secondary school teacher in London.