BA (Hons) English and History, Goldsmiths, University of London, 1998
Safija is Research Services Manager and joined the IFS in 2013. Safija is primarily responsible for management of research grants, coordination of funding proposals and due diligence and ethical processes to ensure funder compliance.
She previously studied at Goldsmiths College and gained a Diploma in Development Studies from Birkbeck College, London. Safija’s background is in international development and she spent 13 years working as a project manager for a UK NGO.