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Toa Giroletti

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Biography

Toa Giroletti is a post-doctoral researcher at the Institute for Social Innovation and Impact at the University of Northampton. She has a bachelor degree in Cooperation and Development and MCs from the University of Pavia (Italy) in Economics, Politics and International Institutions. In 2017 she obtained her Ph.D. in Quantitative Models for Policy Analysis from the Catholic University of Sacred Heart of Piacenza (Italy).
Since her bachelor she has been working in numerous research team at local as well as international level, focusing especially on the design of quantitative, qualitative, as well as mixed methods data collection and data analysis. In particular, she carried out fieldwork for her master thesis in Colombia and contributed to the data collection for the European founded project "Creating Economic Space for Social Innovation CrESSI". Within the institute, her role comprehends the submission of new research proposals, the implementation of all stages of the project, the consequent data analysis, and dissemination. She is currently working on several projects, focusing on social impact. 

Research Interests

Toa’s current research interests are focused on the individuals’ perceptions of deprivation and well-being applied to the study of social innovations. Furthermore, she is interested in the data collection of primary data and the methodological issues that arise when individuals’ conditions are investigated using subjective evaluation. 

Supervision

Candidate - Le Thanh Tuyen

Measuring Social Impact of Biosphere Reserves for Sustainable Development

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

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Research Output 2018 2019

Building Better Opportunities: Working Progress – Evaluation Overview

Paterson-Young, C. & Giroletti, T., 2019, (Accepted/In press) 16 p.

Research output: Book/Report typesCommissioned reportResearch

evaluation
interview

Building Better Opportunities: Working Progress – Final Report

Paterson-Young, C. & Giroletti, T., 2019, (Accepted/In press) 54 p.

Research output: Book/Report typesCommissioned reportResearch

interview
confidence
training opportunities
employability
anonymity
social effects
resilience
evaluation
evaluation research
research project

UnLtd Access to Employment (A2E)

Paterson-Young, C., Hazenberg, R. & Giroletti, T., 2019, (Accepted/In press) University of Northampton. 32 p.

Research output: Book/Report typesCommissioned reportResearch

social effects
entrepreneur
staff
interview

UnLtd Solutions for an Aging Society (S4AS)

Paterson-Young, C., Hazenberg, R. & Giroletti, T., 2019, (Accepted/In press) University of Northampton. 35 p.

Research output: Book/Report typesCommissioned reportResearch

social effects
entrepreneur
staff
interview
Society

Activities 2011 2019

  • 5 Participating in a training programme
  • 4 Oral presentation
  • 1 Seminar
  • 1 Schools Engagement

From individual reflection to collective action. How social innovation empowers people

Toa Giroletti (Speaker), Enrica Chiappero-Martinetti (Speaker)
9 Sep 2019

Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationResearch

NEON – National Education Opportunities Network "Access Academy Training – Evaluating Outreach Work"

Toa Giroletti (Participant)
23 Jan 201825 Apr 2018

Activity: Training ProgrammesParticipating in a training programmeTeaching

Silverstone Circuits Ltd

Meanu Bajwa-Patel (Visiting researcher), Toa Giroletti (Visiting researcher), Ecem Karlidag-Dennis (Visiting researcher)
28 Feb 2018

Activity: Public Engagement and OutreachSchools EngagementResearch

Solidarity Purchasing Groups in Italy. A critical assessment of the effects on the marginalisation of their suppliers

Antonello Podda (Speaker), Lara Maestripieri (Speaker), Toa Giroletti (Speaker)
25 Jan 201827 Jan 2018

Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsOral presentationResearch

How to tackle the subjective measurement of agency. An empirical application on Italy

Toa Giroletti (Speaker)
1 Feb 2017

Activity: Academic Talks or PresentationsSeminarResearch

Thesis

Measuring autonomy through a subjective evaluation

Author: Giroletti, T., 13 Apr 2017

Supervisor: Chiappero-Martinetti, E. (External person) (Supervisor) & Fabrizi, E. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis