Julien Vincelot

Research Assistant

Julien is part of the Knowledge for Policy team. As Research Assistant for Urban95 and Building Blocks, he provides support particularly on urban issues relating to early childhood development.

He joined the Bernard van Leer Foundation after graduating from a dual MSc degree in Urban Policy at the London School of Economics and Sciences Po in Paris. He also has a Bachelors in Social and Political Sciences from Sciences Po’s Europe-Asia programme, and spent a year studying Architecture and Urban Planning at Tsinghua University in Beijing. Internships in Mumbai, Beijing, Paris and Mexico City further deepened his interest in urban policy and international development.