Camille Wittesaele joined the Department of Social Policy and Intervention in August 2017 following several years of fieldwork on a portfolio of studies led by Professor Lucie Cluver. She has over 6 years of experience managing a large and complex portfolio of research grants and studies with wide policy and programming impact for young people in sub-Saharan Africa.
Camille has worked as part of the Oxford-Cape Town research team on the design, development and implementation of observational research with the distinct aim of identifying the most effective services for vulnerable adolescents, adolescent parents and their infant children in HIV/AIDS-affected communities.
Camille holds an MSc in Public Health from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and a Bachelor of Arts & Sciences from Amsterdam University College. She is currently also pursuing PhD research at the LSHTM, examining engagement with child healthcare service among children of adolescent mothers in South Africa.