International GCSE and A Level Biology
Lucy completed an Undergraduate Masters in Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of Bath followed by a Masters by Research in Genetics at the Medical Research Council Human Genetics Unit in Edinburgh. After graduating, Lucy worked as a research scientist for a number of years in various fields from vaccine design to microfluidics across both academia and industry, publishing multiple papers. Lucy is a National Geographic Certified Teacher and moved into teaching in 2013 and has worked in an online school ever since, most recently as the Head of Science for a large online school.
Away from the classroom Lucy continues to teach, volunteering as a coach for the local amateur swim club and has previously completed the Sport Relief Swimathon. She also enjoys a range of other hobbies including reading, crochet and rock climbing.