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Hi I'm
Alexa Green

  • Position: Research Associate
  • Location: Edinburgh Campus
  • Expertise:
    • Climate, Environment and Wildlife
    • Policy

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I am an early career researcher interested in the intersection between humans and the environment. My research focuses on how we can create transformational changes in our society to ensure a sustainable way of living for people and planet.

I am involved in a variety of projects that utilise my skills in qualitative research, stakeholder engagement and knowledge exchange. I also spend some of my time assisting in the delivery of the Environmental Protection and Management MSc.

I have a BSc in Psychology and a BA in Sustainability Studies from the University of Florida, USA, as well as an MSc in Environmental Protection and Management from the University of Edinburgh.

Before this role I worked for a non-profit organisation in the US and focused on improving recycling systems for national parks. I enjoy being out in nature, exploring new places, and learning new skills!

Areas of expertise and interests

  • Climate, Environment and Wildlife
  • Policy

I'm currently working on

  • international projects, such as the UNEP Global Peatlands Initiative
  • national/regional projects, such as the RESAS programme –
    in particular looking at the circular economy and water-related issues
  • delivering and preparing policy spotlights on the latest trends in Scottish rural policy

My professional highlights

  • awarded a research fellowship with SEFARI Gateway and Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park Authority, which focused on exploring ways engage stakeholders to improve sustainable transport to the park

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