Biography

Olivia has been based at the University of Liverpool for the entirety of her university career. Having completed a BA (Hons) in Sociology and History (2013-2016), she was awarded an MA in Social Research Methods in 2017. Olivia began an ESRC-funded PhD studentship in October 2017.

Olivia is an ESRC NWSSDTP +3 Sociology Student/PhD Candidate.

Research

Personal Distinctions: 

Prize for the best performance in MA Social Research Methods (School of Law and Social Justice, University of Liverpool 2017) 

The Combined Honours Arts Prize for highest overall mark at graduation (School of Combined Honours, University of Liverpool 2016)

Olivia's Supervisors are: Michael Mair, Deana Heath, Jonathan Darling.

Thesis title

'Violence, Legitimacy and the State: A Sociological History of the Libyan Intervention in 2011'