Wow! Over the moon! Thanks everyone for voting!
Colston’s Girls’ School (2002 – 2010), University of Lincoln (2010-2014), Plymouth University (2014-Present)
10 GCSEs, 1 AS Level, 3 A Levels, BSc (Hons) in Biomedical Science, MSc in Biotechnology
Apart from the odd part time job, I have always been a student!
Favourite thing to do in my job: Being in the lab! I also love being able to research something there are no answers to!
I am researching plastic pollution in the ocean! Where does it come from and what happens to it?
My Typical Day
Everyday is really exciting and different! Though you would most probably find me in the lab.
What I'd do with the prize money
I’d donate it to a charity called the Marine Conservation Society, who I volunteer with, so that they can train more people like myself to give talks in schools about the protection of the ocean.
How would you describe yourself in 3 words?
Imaginative, Happy, Adventurous
What's the best thing you've done in your career?
Contributing to reduce the negative effects the human race has on the natural environment.
What or who inspired you to follow your career?
My mum! She was a microbiologist, and she used to show me all this awesome stuff underneath the microscope!
Were you ever in trouble at school?
Maybe a few times for talking too much..!
If you weren't doing this job, what would you choose instead?
No idea, as long as it involved being by the beach in someway I would be happy.
Who is your favourite singer or band?
The Beatles! Classic.
What's your favourite food?
What is the most fun thing you've done?
Catching my first wave surfing!
If you had 3 wishes for yourself what would they be? - be honest!
1- Invisibility 2- to have a time machine 3- unlimited wishes!
Tell us a joke.
How do you organise a space party? You PLANET!