Ms. Tadevosyan has about 20 years of practical experience in social development field. She has joined ADB in 2014. Her role is to ensure that the urban and social sectors’ projects in East Asia Department are socially inclusive, human-centered, and sustainable. Prior to joining ADB, she worked as an Associate Professor at the Department of Sociology, Yerevan State University, Armenia. She was one of the leading specialists in the field of applied social researches and analysis. Parallel to her teaching Ms. Tadevosyan held numerous consultancy positions in the major international development agencies and NGOs. She engaged in the design of social interventions and social assistance programs for different vulnerable groups in Armenia, conducted assessment of impacts and effectiveness of social protection policies and programs, held monitoring and evaluation of various development interventions. She obtained her Doctoral degree and diploma in Sociology, both at the Yerevan State University, Armenia.