Claire comes to us from Lancaster University where she has worked for the last 12 years. She is a highly experienced research project officer and has supported a diverse range of projects from urban design to cyber security. Her last role was as Lead for Monitoring and Community Development at the PETRAS National Centre of Excellence for IoT Systems Cybersecurity.
Claire has a PhD and MA in Educational Research and a PGCE in Adult Further and Higher Education with a specialism in Adult Literacy teaching. She has taught literacy skills in prisons in the North West of England and previously worked in barristers' chambers.