Jennifer is a first-year PhD candidate at the UCL Department of Political Science. Her doctoral study focuses on the role of transitional justice processes in prevention of conflict recurrence, with a focus on the integration of pre-conflict injustices into post-conflict mechanisms. More broadly, she is interested in prevention of conflict recurrence, conflict resolution, sustainable peace and transformative justice.
Jennifer holds an MSc in Conflict Studies from LSE and an MA in Economics and Politics from the University of Edinburgh. She gained parliamentary and campaign experience working for Stephen Timms MP and Sir Kevin Barron MP in Westminster, and most recently worked in central government as a Strategic Advisor. Jennifer is also an ACA Chartered Accountant, and has worked internationally in the government, charitable and financial sectors.