Jarrod Hughes

Monitoring & Evaluation Manager

Jarrod is a Taungurung man of the Kulin nation. Jarrod has diverse experience in the fields of social and legal research, policy analysis and development, service delivery and community development. Jarrod is motivated by a desire to improve the way that Aboriginal perspectives, values and aspirations are captured in both qualitative and quantitative research and evaluation.

Jarrod has worked in research positions at the Centre for Innovative Justice at RMIT University and the Centre for the Analysis of Social Exclusion at the London School of Economics. He has previously worked at the Victorian Department of Justice, the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet and the Victorian Aboriginal Legal Service. He has also held board positions at the Taungurung Land and Waters Council and Tarwirri.

Jarrod holds a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws with first class honours in law from Monash University. In 2018, Jarrod received a Roberta Sykes scholarship and undertook a Masters of Social Policy (Research) at the London School of Economics, where he graduated with distinction and was awarded the Loch Exhibition Prize.