Oisin Sweeney is a student in the 2021-22 cohort of UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose (IIPP)'s Master of Public Administration (MPA).
Oisin previously studied Science, Technology & Society and is interested in approaches to policy that involve and value the lived experiences of those most affected from the outset. He currently works at Toynbee Hall in the research and policy team, where, alongside peer researchers, they carry out Participatory Action Research projects. Here he has worked on projects for the GLA, Tower Hamlets Council, and Thrive LDN. In the past, Oisin has volunteered as a mentor for the charity Chance the UK and worked for a consultancy specialising in sustainable development. Oisin enjoys reading, 7-a-side football, and the odd late-night dancefloor with his friends.