Jo Weir

Jo is a manager and researcher for Osca. She supports on many of Osca’s ongoing projects including Good Help and the Coaching for Health programme, as well as recent projects such as Year of Care, FE Future Leaders, and the Northern Rail franchise consultation. Jo has also contributed to many of the blogs and publications on the Osca website.

Jo completed her MA in International Relations at the University of Sheffield in 2017, achieving a Distinction. Her dissertation explored Japan-South Korea relations. She acted as a Policy Analyst for the Global Policy Journal at the 2017 G7 in Taormina, and produced a policy brief focussing on Northeast Asian security. Jo formerly lived and worked in Seoul, South Korea as an English teacher. She completed her undergraduate degree in 2013 with a First in East Asian Studies.