Lucia is a PhD candidate in the Political Science Department. Her background is in the field of International Relations, with a specific focus on international and regional organizations. Lucia received her B.A. from the University of Calgary and her M.Sc. from the University of Amsterdam. She has worked for numerous internationally-focused organizations, including the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Woodrow Wilson International Centre for Scholars in Washington, D.C. and the British Consulate-General in Calgary.