Dr Rebecca Lees

Second Clerk, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee at House of Commons

Second Clerk, Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee, House of Commons
AHRC funded CSaP intern (July - Oct 2017)

Rebecca is a House of Commons Select Committee Clerk, having previously been a Diversity and Inclusion Programme Manager at the House of Commons.

Rebecca was an intern at CSaP in 2017; she researched and wrote a policy report for a major UK research fund recommending how to improve engagement between arts and humanities researchers and policy-makers, informed by interviews with external stakeholders.

She completed her PhD in Classics from the University of Cambridge in 2018, examining the relationship between gender, particularly grammatical gender, and transformation in Ovid's Metamorphoses. She has an MA in Classics from the University of Durham, and a BA in Classics from the University of Oxford.