ADRC Administrator
Cardiff University

Sonia is the User Services Administrator for the Administrative Data Research Centre Wales (ADRC W) and has been in the role for 18 months.

She supports ADRC-W’s team of academic Research Support Officers and its Associate Director; administers the Cardiff Secure Laboratory; maintains and provides up-to-date project information; organises events and training courses and provides administrative assistance to ADRC W and WISERD across a range of other areas.

Sonia is a trained violin maker, holds a BSc (Hons) in Accounting and is a qualified accountant.


ADR Wales
Administrative Data Research UK The ESRC, as part of UKRI, are funding an important new investment in research infrastructure to maximise the potential of administrative data as a resource for high-quality research in the UK – Administrative Data Research UK (ADR UK). ADR UK
Research Team:
Rhys Davies (Cardiff University), Katy Huxley (Cardiff University), Ian Thomas (Cardiff University), Sonia De Saxe (Cardiff University)