Sophie joined the Faculty of Social Sciences in August 2018. She is responsible for providing administrative support to SPERI, along with the other research institutes within the Faculty of Social Sciences, and 13 Professorial Fellows. She primarily provides support in the areas of finance, communications, and events.

Sophie graduated from the University of Sheffield in 2017 with a BA (Hons) Degree in Human Geography, and prior to joining the Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences (ICOSS) spent six months as a Graduate Intern in Research Services working on a project to enhance the University of Sheffield’s successes with the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF).