The department is a lively community that is recognised internationally as one of the top centres for research and teaching in development studies.
Lucia Rost holds an MPhil in Development Studies from the University of Oxford and a BA (hons.) in Social Sciences from Amsterdam University College.
She is an ESRC and Studienstiftung scholar.
She has worked on several international development projects, including work with Oxfam, Oxford Policy Management (OPM) and UNICEF.