Lauriane is a postdoctoral Wellbeing Fellow at the Royal Horticultural Society and the University of Sheffield Landscape Architecture Department. Her current research focus is on the influence of gardens and gardening on human health and wellbeing. This is part of a wider objective to promote the health, social, and cultural value of green spaces, for the general population but also for specific groups of people who may not otherwise have access to safe and private gardens.
Lauriane holds a BA in Geography from the University of Cambridge, an MSc in Environmental Policy and Regulation from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and a PhD in Landscape Architecture from the University of Sheffield. During her doctorate, she was also a visiting scholar to the Center for Design and Health at the University of Virginia School of Architecture.