Dr Patricio Troncoso

Research Fellow
Heriot-Watt University

Dr Patricio Troncoso is a Research Fellow at the Institute for Social Policy, Housing and Equalities Research, Heriot-Watt University. Patricio is currently working in the understanding children’s lives and outcomes strand, focusing on inequalities in educational exclusions and absences, as well as the outcomes of looked after children in Scotland.

He completed his PhD in Social Statistics at the University of Manchester and his research focuses on a range of children and educational outcomes, such as attainment, school value-added, behaviour, attendance and child protection.