Professor Sandra M. Nutley has been given this year’s Robert Boruch Award for Distinctive Contribution to Research that Informs Public Policy. Prof. Nutley is head of the Research Unit of Research Utilization.
Professor Sandra M. Nutley, Chair of Public Management, University of Edinburgh, Business School, is the director of The Research Unit of Research Utilization.
One of her major contributions is the book “Using Evidence – How research can inform public services”. This includes a comprehensive review of current theoretical and empirical knowledge on how to use research in public policy.