Research Fellow
Cardiff University

Dr Sioned Pearce is a Research Fellow in Social Policy at Cardiff University’s School of Social Sciences. She specialises in the study of international welfare regimes, poverty, youth unemployment and devolution.

She is currently completing her ESRC Fellowship in sub-state social policy to address youth unemployment and labour market precarity across the UK.

Sioned also lectures and supervises as part of the School of Social Science’s Sociology and Social Policy Degree.

Please email for more details of the project and discussion:

For a full list of publications, follow the link to Sioned's Bio below.


Mae Dr Sioned Pearce yn Gymrawd Ymchwil mewn Polisi Cymdeithasol yn Ysgol Gwyddorau Cymdeithas Prifysgol Caerdydd. Mae'n arbenigo mewn astudio cyfundrefnau lles rhyngwladol, tlodi, diweithdra ymhlith pobl ifanc a datganoli.

Ar hyn o bryd mae hi'n cwblhau ei Chymrodoriaeth ESRC mewn polisi cymdeithasol is-wladwriaethol i fynd i'r afael â diweithdra ymhlith pobl ifanc a ansicrwydd y farchnad lafur ledled y DU.

Mae Sioned hefyd yn darlithio ac yn goruchwylio fel rhan o Radd Cymdeithaseg a Pholisi Cymdeithasol yr Ysgol Gwyddor Gymdeithasol.

E-bostiwch am ragor o fanylion o’r brosiect a thrafodaeth:

Am restr lawn o gyhoeddiadau, dilynwch y ddolen i ‘Bio’ Sioned isod.

Young People and the EU Referendum
This project is a study of young people’s attitudes towards and engagement with the EU referendum campaign. Using data from a dedicated UK-wide survey of under 30s and a wide range of publicly available data and academic research we will address four key themes.
Research Team:
Stuart Fox (Brunel University London), Sioned Pearce (Cardiff University)
Young People and Brexit
How are young people responding to Brexit, and how does it affect their political engagement?
Research Team:
Stuart Fox (Brunel University London), Rhys Jones (Aberystwyth University), Sioned Pearce (Cardiff University), Elin Royles (Aberystwyth University), Dyfan Powel (Aberystwyth University)
Cardiff Lunchtime Seminar Monetary value of volunteering: filling a gap in government public spend?
10th April 2018 |
Presented by Sioned Pearce, Cardiff University This seminar is part of the Cardiff WISERD Lunchtime Seminar series. If you are an external guest, please contact us (029 2087 9338) to confirm availability of places. For further information please...
Conference Young People and Brexit - One year on
22nd June 2017 |
How are young people feeling about and responding to Brexit, and how will it affect their participation in the 2017 General Election? The call for papers is now open for our one-day conference that will consider these important questions. We will...
Conference One-Day Symposium: Research Impact in the Social Sciences and Humanities
24th January 2017 |
A one-day symposium organised by WISERD and the Aberystwyth University Transformative Social Science Programme to discuss how to maximise the impact of research in the social sciences and humanities with non-academic audiences including policy-makers...