In addition to her role as Research Associate for Earthen Lamp, Julia also works in the field of psychology and mental health. She has a background in both mainstream and SEND education, and has been involved with a variety of creative and cultural organisations. Julia is passionate about the arts and fascinated by people. She therefore relishes the opportunities that being part of the Earthen Lamp team provides. Julia holds a master’s degree in psychology from Coventry University, a BA in Classical Literature & Civilisation and a PGCE in Secondary English from The University of Birmingham. She is currently completing a professional qualification at Staffordshire University. When Julia is not working, she enjoys making music, as well as the company of good friends…and good books.
A funny joke you recently heard?
What do I know about bonsai trees? Very little.
I’m obsessed with…
whatever design project I have on the go…and helping people to thrive.
In my spare time I…
study Italian, do Pilates, sing
What three things would you never leave the house without?
A pen, music, a smile
What are you currently reading?
‘Girl, Woman, Other’ by Bernadine Evaristo
What film/book (s) has influenced you the most?
Madhur Jaffrey’s Seasons of Splendour