Cem contributes towards the production of systematic reviews and evidence gap maps of research on the effectiveness of economic and social interventions in low- and middle-income countries. He contributes to all stages of the review process from the literature search to data analysis and is currently working on a political competition evidence gap map. After completing his master’s, Cem worked as a consultant with 3ie for more than a year during which he contributed to numerous projects. He has also worked for a Turkey-based third-party monitoring and evaluation consultancy. He holds an MSc in Security Studies from University College London (UCL), and a BA in Politics from the University of Kent.