Leah is a PhD student at the Department of Sociology of the University of Essex. She holds a BA in Sociology from the University of Crete (Greece), and an MRes in Criminology and Socio-Legal Studies from the University of Manchester. She is also an Associate Fellow (D1) of the Higher Education Academy.
During her time at the University of Essex, and for two consecutive academic years, Leah worked as Graduate Teaching Assistant for the following UG modules: Researching Social Life I (SC101), Sociology of Crime and Control (SC204), and Policing, Punishment and Control (SC205). She also helped to initiate a collaboration between the University of Essex and the University of Crete, which resulted in an agreed Friendship Memorandum between the two institutions.
University of Crete, Greece
MRes Criminology and Socio-Legal Studies
University of Manchester