Julia graduated with an MChem in Chemistry Management and Industry from York University in 2009. The fourth year of which was spent on placement at GlakoSmithKline in Stevenage. Based in Chemical Development the placement centred on spectroscopy and chemometric analysis, specialising in distillation monitoring and control in the research labs through to the manufacturing plant on a large scale.
- Unexploited microbial oxidation — sustainable routes to high-value chiral synthetic intermediates with Dr Simon Lewis and Dr Tom Arnot – PhD project
- Biodiesel production with Professor Stan Kolaczkowski and Professor Matthew Davidson — 2nd MRes project
- Sustainable routes to High Value Chiral Synthetic Intermediates with Dr Simon Lewis — 1st MRes project