Silvia Lozeva is a Project Officer at Ethics Equity and Social Justice at Curtin University. She completed her PhD at Curtin University Sustainability Policy Institute, Western Australia and holds an M.Phil. in Gender Studies from Sofia University as well as a BA in Economics from University of National and World Economy, Bulgaria. Silvia’s interests include international migration, social sustainability and environmental engagement. She has participated in a nation-wide project of Desert Knowledge investigating the social effects of mining development in Australia. She has international experience across governmental, non-governmental and academic sectors and her current research interests include equity in higher education.