Dr Sam Baars

Dr Sam Baars
  • Director of Research
  • Company: LKMco

Dr Sam Baars is Director of Research at LKMco. He has particular interests in youth research, area-based inequalities and social science impact, and has experience designing and conducting research projects drawing on a range of methods, from film-based work in schools to rapid research reviews and large-scale survey analysis. Sam believes that robust, innovative social research is the key to tackling the barriers that prevent some young people from making fulfilling transitions to adulthood, and he channels this belief into his role overseeing research at LKMco. Sam holds a PhD in Social Change from the University of Manchester.