Lily Maxwell

Research and Communication Assistant

Lily holds a BA in Modern and Medieval Languages (French and Spanish) from the University of Cambridge and an MSc in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Amsterdam. Her research interests are broad but she has a particular focus on urban political ecology, civic engagement and co-creation in urban planning, the urban commons, and housing.

Lily has an eclectic, interdisciplinary academic and professional background, having studied literature and film as well as urban planning and worked across urban policymaking and marketing/communications for a range of commercial and public organisations. Lily joined EUKN as a Research and Communications Intern in March 2020. Over the last 5 years, she has lived in the UK, France, Spain and the Netherlands; she speaks English (Native), French (fluent), Spanish (advanced) and Dutch (very basic).