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Dr Hannah Ritchie is Head of Research at Our World in Data and a Senior Researcher at the Oxford Martin School's Programme on Global Development.
What is your main area(s) of interest/expertise?:
My research focuses on understanding the intersection of human development and environmental sustainability. Through data visualisation my work aims to communicate the leading research on environmental change, food systems, energy, human health, amongst other aspects of global development. At Our World in Data our focus is on making this information clear and accessible for the public, journalists, and policymakers.
What are you working on right now?:
Alongside my team at Our World in Data, our current efforts are focused on providing up-to-date, accurate and open-access data and research on COVID-19. Our aim is to make the available data and research accessible for everyone to allow them to understand the pandemic and how it is evolving: https://ourworldindata.org/coronavirus
Why is Oxford a good place to work in this field of research?
The impacts of the Coronavirus pandemic are complex and multifaceted; Oxford has leading researchers working on this problem across many disciplines.
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