Ms Laura Haviland
Laura joined SPRU in January 2022, on secondment from her substantive role as Psychology in Education Programmes Administrator in the Department of Education. Laura began working at the University of York in 2015, having previously worked at City of York Council as an Executive Personal Assistant and, latterly, Event Project Officer for the Tour de France/ Yorkshire cycle races in York.
Laura primarily supports the work of The Curiosity Partnership, a network of local authorities and universities working together to increase research capacity into the provision of older people's social care. Laura also assists with other ongoing research projects in the same field.