Poppy joined the IAS and AHA as Advocacy Support Officer in January 2022. Prior to this, she was a Senior Editorial Assistant at Palgrave Macmillan, facilitating and commissioning Sociology and Social Policy research.
Poppy recently completed an MSc in Social Policy and Social Research at UCL with distinction, specialising in Systematic Reviews. Her dissertation mapped evidence on people’s views and experiences of mental health, wellbeing, and inequity during the COVID-19 pandemic.
While at UCL, Poppy also volunteered as a Research Assistant with the International Public Policy Observatory, supporting the production of a systematic map of social science research evidence on COVID-19, and a rapid review on remote learning during the pandemic.