Nhat An is a doctoral student and research officer at the Department of Social Policy and Intervention. Using quantitative methodology, her work contributes to research on social stratification and the transmission of inequalities from one generation to the next - in terms of trends, causes, and effects. Her research is made possible by the generous support of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes). Nhat An holds a MSc in Comparative Social Policy (distinction) from the Department of Social Policy and Intervention at the University of Oxford. Before coming to the UK, she studied for a BA in Philosophy and Economics at the University of Bayreuth, Germany, and University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, France.