Leah is in her final year as a doctoral student at the Institute of Sport Sciences at Malmö University. Her research is concerned with the construction and contemporary understandings of the term “talent”.

Leah holds a B.A. (2017) in Peace and Conflict Studies from Malmö University and a M.Sc. (2019) in Social Studies of Gender Studies with a major in the political sciences from Lunds University. She has studied at universities all around the world such as La Trobe University (Australia), Kyung-Hee University (S. Korea), Stavanger University (Norway), Umeå University (Sweden) and Copenhagen University (Denmark).