Dr Anneke Schmider

Associate Fellow, Global Health Programme


Dr Anneke Schmider is an associate fellow at Chatham House whose interest is the use of research, evidence and innovation for global policy.

Dr Schmider has delivered a wide range of policy research for international development agencies and consortiums, including World Bank, WHO, the International Vaccine Institute and Chatham House.

Anneke has recently facilitated global research partnerships to deliver new research for the Reform for Resilience Commission, providing global policy advice to the Commission’s Co-Chairs and working closely with the Commission’s Hubs in Europe and the Asia Pacific as well as international organizations such as the OECD.

Anneke is a Political Economist and holds a PhD and MSc in international development, and has won government and international awards for her work and leadership.

Past experience

2021 - present Research Director, Reform for Resilience Commission
2018-20 International Projects: University of Oxford BDI, Abt Britain, Canada International Development and Research Centre.
2013-17 Information, Evidence and Research Department, World Health Organization, Geneva
2010-13 Director, International Programmes, Australian Government, ABS
2001-10 Principle Treasury Analyst and Senior Officer, Queensland Treasury