Laura's teaching focus is on population geography, migration and mobility. Her research interests are centred on mobility, home, belonging, identity and qualitative methods. She was a Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Dundee working on a DFID-funded project that explored youth transitions in protracted crisis. Prior to that, she worked as a Research Fellow on an ESRC-funded project on the dynamics of changes in international student mobility at the University of St Andrews. Laura's PhD in Geography from Royal Holloway, University of London, explored questions of home and identity within international student mobility.