2009 Doctorate in Art History (Doctor of Philosophy), University of Sussex, Brighton. Funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council.

Thesis Title: Views from the Ivory Tower: 19th century responses to the Late Antique and Byzantine ivories within the Liverpool Ivory Collection.

2006 Master of Arts (with distinction), History of Art: Europe, Asia and America, University of Sussex, Brighton.

Dissertation Topic: A social biography of the British Museum’s 4th century Roman Projecta Casket. Title: Birth, Death and Rebirth of the Projecta Casket.

2003 Bachelor of Arts, First Class (Hons), University of Sussex, Brighton.