Rachel Hewett

Biography

Rachel Hewett is a Birmingham Fellow based at Visual Impairment Centre for Teaching and Research

She has been working in VICTAR since February 2010, after moving over from Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit. She is primarily working on a project funded by Nuffield Foundation and has been focusing particularly on the transition experience of visually impaired students; factors influencing the employment experiences of visually impaired people and secondary data analysis of large datasets, such as the Labour Force Survey.

Rachel is interested in the use of quantitative methods in educational research, in particular multivariate analysis, modelling and the design and analysis of RCTs.