Ms. Elisa Martellucci is project officer in the Jobs and skills unit of the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS). She works in the daily management of the unit as well in the research activities. she is currently involved in several EU funded research projects on employment and Social Welfare issues. She graduated in 2008 in Political Science from LUISS University (Rome) with a thesis on the European Commission public consultations. After her graduation she specialized in European Funding at the University of Leuven. Before joining CEPS, she worked as policy assistant for Motorola Belgium.