PhD Student
Cardiff University


I am currently a fourth-year PhD student in SOCSI, Cardiff University. I have an MA in Equality and Diversity in Society from the University of Wales Trinity Saint David and a BA in Education Studies. I have also completed a Postgraduate Certificate of Education for Primary Schools and a Postgraduate Certificate in Heritage Tourism. My professional background is as a teacher and journalist.

Research Interests

Sense of place and identity, community studies, experiential learning, participatory research methods.

Current Research

An investigation of identity and sense of place in post-industrial communities through arts-based methodologies.