Dr Ëlo Luik
Ёlo Luik is a Volunteer at the Progress Educational Trust (PET), and a Volunteer Writer at its flagship publication BioNews. She completed her DPhil at the University of Oxford's Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, focusing on transnational third-party reproduction in relation to state regulation, including performing fieldwork in India. She is also a competitive rower for the Oxford University Women's Boat Club. Previously, she obtained a MA at the University of Aberdeen's anthropology department, investigating the perception and tolerance of pain among modern day pilgrims to the Spanish city of Santiago de Compostela and was a Research Fellow at the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology.