Biography

Amelia is a doctoral student who is supervised by Professor Carolyn Hoyle. She is funded by an ESRC studentship and her research focuses on the ways in which capital punishment impacts homicide victims' families in the US. 

Prior to undertaking the DPhil, Amelia completed the MSc in Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Oxford. She also holds a First-Class undergraduate degree in Sociology with Criminology from the University of York, where she was awarded the York Award. 

Research projects