Tom Gerlach


Tom is a Senior Research Officer at the Department for Transport. He is part of a team responsible for assessing the social impacts of transport and understanding the relationship between transport and well-being. He is a co-investigator on the life transitions project. Tom’s professional background includes time spent working on the design and implementation of the 2011 census in England and Wales. Since joining DfT, Tom has played a role in championing the Understanding Society survey across government.

More information on DfT’s social research agenda can be found here.