Dr Cassandra Raby

Dr Cassandra Raby


Cassandra is a Research Fellow at Leeds University Business School. She is currently working on the quantitative analysis as part of the Economic & Social Research Council (ESRC)-funded project Raising the Ceiling on Diversity and Inclusion: A Corporate Retail Case Study working with a major UK retailer. 

Cassandra completed a PhD at the University of Liverpool and the Institute of Zoology, ZSL. Prior to joining Leeds University Business School, she was employed as a Research Technician in the School of Geography at University of Leeds (2013) and as a Research Technician at the Institute of Zoology (2010-2011). Cassandra has conducted fieldwork across the globe, specialising in wildlife biology and conservation. Cassandra is currently a Problem-Based Learning Facilitator at the Royal Veterinary College and the Institute of Zoology.

Research interests

  • Quantitative data analysis
  • Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion
  • Spatial statistics
  • Ecology
  • Conservation


  • PhD in ecology, University of Liverpool
  • MSc Wild Animal Biology, Royal Veterinary College
  • BSc (Hons) Zoology, University of Nottingham