Lucy is a doctoral student who is supervised by Professor Carolyn Hoyle, and she is funded by an ESRC studentship and the Gregory Kulkes Scholarship in Law at Balliol College.

Her research focuses on the experiences of women who have been sentenced to death for drug trafficking in Malaysia. She is a member of the Death Penalty Research Unit (DPRU). 

Prior to undertaking the DPhil, Lucy completed the MSc in Criminology and Criminal Justice at Oxford University, graduating with Distinction (2017-18). She also holds a First-Class undergraduate degree in Social Anthropology from the University of St Andrews (2013-17), and was awarded the degree prize for coming top in her academic year.

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