Lucy's research focuses on the intersections of environmental science, communication, and social psychology. Her PhD examined these intersections in the context of climate change mitigation behaviour and incorporated statistical modelling, quantitative meta-analysis, and practitioner interviews.
Lucy is currently co-editing a research handbook on communicating climate change, and has work published in the Journal of Social Issues. She has also presented her research and facilitated workshops at conferences held by the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists and the Amercian Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues.
Lucy is an adjunct research fellow at the University of Southern Queensland where she is course examiner for a unit on Sustainability and Politics.