Victoria is an Associate Professor in the Hillary Rodham Clinton School of Law where she has worked since 1999.Her research interests lie in environmental law, specifically legal approaches to sustainable development and the way in which land use planning, landscape and nature conservation laws seek to protect natural resources. She is particularly interested in local perspectives and the impact of devolution on environmental protection in Wales.
Victoria has recently been awarded a Research Fellowship with the National Assembly for Wales. She will be considering how sustainable management of natural resources in Wales might be used as a lens through which to explore possible approaches to UK Common Frameworks after Brexit.
Victoria is also co-convenor of the United Kingdom Environmental Law Association Wales, Working Party. This group aims to bring together academics, legal practitioners, non-governmental organisations and others with an interest in environmental protection. It has acted as important stakeholder in the creation of a new legal framework for planning and environmental law in Wales.