Julie is an environmental social scientist with research that focuses on human-environment relationships, particularly around natural resource management, spanning forestry, fisheries and agriculture.
She often works as part of interdisciplinary teams, bringing social science expertise to policy-related research, alongside natural scientists and economists, and more recently with arts’ scholars.
She has undertaken research for a range of funders, such as UKRI, the European Commission and the UK Government. Julie is also an Ambassador of the NERC, ESRC & AHRC funded Future of UK Treescapes Programme (2020-2024), a £14.5M programme of research running for four years from 2020.
Early Career Researcher Excellence Award, University of Greenwich (2012)
Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society with Institute of British Geographers since 2003