BSc MA PGCE PhD
15-17 Tavistock Place
I am a qualitative researcher with interests in: food poverty; urban regeneration; young people's experiences of health and wellbeing; food and alcohol environments; and lived experiences of austerity and welfare reform.
Before joining LSHTM I completed an ESRC-funded PhD in Human Geography at Queen Mary University of London and an MA in the Social Sciences with the Open University.
At LSHTM I am a Seminar Tutor on the MSc modules Principles of Social Research and Qualitative Methodologies. I am also a Personal Tutor.
I am currently working on a Wellcome Trust Society and Ethics fellowship - Understanding the health and wellbeing challenges of UK food poverty and food aid: a qualitative study.
I have also worked on
- The Olympic Regeneration in East London (ORiEL) study (NIHR)
- Growing up in a setting with high HIV prevalence: a qualitative longitudinal study of young people in rural and urban settings in Uganda (ViiV)
- Cumulative Impact Zone policies and the changing alcohol landscape in a Greater London Borough (NIHR).
I am a member of the Healthy Environments Research Programme, led by Professor Steven Cummins.