Researcher and Ph.D. student
Paula completed a BA(PPE) degree at the University of Stellenbosch in 2005, followed by a BComm Honours (Economics) and MComm (Economics) in 2007 and 2009, respectively. She is currently busy with a PhD in Economics at the University of Stellenbosch, focussing on teacher wages and performance in the South African education system and is a researcher in the ReSEP group.
Paula also works as a consultant to the Department of Basic Education. Her interests are Economics of Education, Labour Economic and applied Microeconometric Analysis.